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  1. Other: Flying Crank Ghost

    Halloween Props
    Hey all. I'm thinking of building a flying crank ghost, and potentially a cauldron creep. I need help finding battery powered LED lights for the ghost eyes. What would I search for on eBay or other website to narrow the search, or does anyone have another source. A simple eBay search brings up...
  2. Mechanical: Flying reaper help needed

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    I'm sure most of us have seen the flying reaper scare on You Tube. I know he used fishing line and a hexacopter. I want to do This same scare on a much lower level; using a premade lightweight ( 4oz.) Reaper decoration. I am sure I won't need a $1000 hexacopter for his stunt . What would be...
  3. Searching for FCG rigs ....

    Wanted to Buy
    In need of 4 flying crank ghost rigs for an upcoming Zombie Prom setting .... no ghosts needed, just the rigging. Anyone have an in on them? Thank you in advance .....
  4. Static: Question about size of mausoleum for FCG?

    Halloween Props
    I am already planning builds for next Halloween and one of the things I would like to build is a mausoleum with a flying crank ghost. My question is what is a good size for a FCG mausoleum? I was thinking of a 4' deep by 5' wide that would have a 3' wide door on one of the 5' sides. Would that...
  5. Hello from Georgia!

    Member Introduction
    Well it's time to start the Halloween display planning and builds. I am working on my first crank ghost and refining my flying ghosts. I found a good strong motor on E-Bay for my crank ghosts and am considering using it for the flying ghosts to.
  6. Crypt for Flying Crank Ghost FCG

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Not the best crypt you've ever seen but hopefully not the worst, either. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RL0lzMmkf3g
  7. Static: Ground Breaker Coffin

    Halloween Props
    My ground breaker coffin is taking shape. Having fun piecing this together, I have access to lots of scrap wood of different widths and lengths. This is the only project I haven't drawn out and planned on paper before hand, just flying by the seat of my shorts on this one and hoping that helps...
  8. Mechanical: WIP flying ghost

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    I always wanted to have a flying ghost in my haunt, but was not sure how to do this. Recently my father gave me a old garage door opener on which the end broke of so the mechanism would not stop at the end anymore. That was a quick fix, some screws and a metal strip, voila. Simply attached a...
  9. Mechanical: Flying witch help?

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    Hi all, some people are better than others at research. I am hoping someone here is better than me at it. Our theme is Witches being burned in front of village people. We are planning, well, hoping to have, witches or just brooms, because of weight, flying from tree to tree, around the...
  10. Wanted: Spirit props Evil Cauldron Witch, Spell Speaking Witch, Stitchwitch Sisters..

    Wanted to Buy
    ...and Animated Flying Witch. Please PM me to discuss price, etc. My girlfriend is into witches. Evil Cauldron Witch is old (2009 I think). Spell Speaking and Stitchwitch are on Spirit, but way overpriced. I'm hoping Home Depot has Stitchwitch for $150 again this year, but if I can find a...
  11. Other: Witch flying into tree with a human twist

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    We live in a large neighborhood and get a ton of Trick or treaters. We have done odd and end things, some scary, some not, but we like to have fun to get the attention of the kids. One idea I have not been able to grasp is the witch flying into the tree. The one we have off the front window is...
  12. A Real Bat in my Living Room!!!!!

    General Halloween
    My husband just came upstairs in a panic (for him) and tells me there is a bat flying around the living room. Sure enough a bat, about a foot wide (with wings), is flying around in a little panic of his own. We have an old house where every room is...a separate room...not open concept at all...
  13. Believe

    Literature and Role-Playing
    Believe......BY:KPRIMM Believe in Witches flying high Through Midnight Purple Autumn skies You'll see them flying overhead As long as you Believe Believe in magic on the wind That makes you little once again It makes you smile ear to ear As long as you Believe Believe in Jack O' Lanterns glow...
  14. Atmosphere Effects: Flying bat

    Halloween Props
    I've had this idea for a while after seeing one of those solar/battery powered flying birds. http://www.amazon.com/Hummingbird-Battery-Fluttering-Dancing-Outdoor/dp/B009YC8T1W/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1432940420&sr=8-1&keywords=flying+hummingbird I went ahead and bought one to see if my idea...
  15. How can I make weaker props strong enough to survive very bad wind?

    General Halloween
    How can I make weaker props stronger to keep them from flying into the street? Great stuff foam?
  16. Costuming for 2015 - Wizard of Oz

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Okay, I know that we have not even gotten through 2014 yet, but I am already trying to plan out next years costumes. We will be doing the Wizard of Oz - Scarecrow, Tin-Man, Lion, Dorothy, Glenda, Witch, and Flying Monkey. I will be making all of these and honestly only two of them have me...
  17. Pneumatic: How to raise and lower my flying saucer?

    Halloween Props
    Hey All, My flying saucer is coming along nicely and I'm wondering if there is a way to make it raise and lower, maybe just a couple of feet. If anyone has any methods I could try, I'd appreciate it. Thanks!
  18. Mechanical: Remote Control Flying Ghost

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    I've been flying RC aircraft for a few years. I had seen others with RC Halloween items, and thought I'd try the same. I think it turned out quite good. Below is a video of me flying it around the neighborhood last Halloween. Its a fairly large Tricopter (Like a quadcopter but with only 3...
  19. Static: Flying demon roof display help

    Halloween Props
    I am trying to rebuild my flying demon roof prop. I move a lot and it didn't quite look right next time. I am needing some ideas on how I can rebuild this guy so that I can take him apart at the end of the season, and how to mount him to the roof. I want him leaning out over my driveway with...
  20. Other: Question - Axworthy Conversion

    Halloween Props
    Has anyone ever used an Axworthy System for a flying witch? Could it be done? I know weight would be a concern.