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  1. What is in the Details

    General Halloween
    Some say God is in the details. Others say it's the Devil. Obviously it's neither; in fact it's a skull... What you are seeing is a pumpkin leaf that has been partially eaten by snails then sun bleached white as it has decayed. The images have not been manipulated, color corrected or modified...
  2. Mechanical: Dave's Grave Digging Skeleton - Re-Engineered.

    Halloween Props
    VIDEO: https://youtu.be/fTJSfBQC-WI This a project I actually completed for Halloween 2017, but have been lax in finding the time to take some decent pics and shoot a video of it in action. I always loved the Grave-Digging Skeleton, but always wondered if I could re-engineer it in a new way...
  3. Mechanical: Wiper Motor driven Grave Digger

    Halloween Props
    I'm finally back to doing videos. Here's my version of the Grave Digger -
  4. Halloween Funeral Hearse and Skeleton Horse For Sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    It my breaks my heart, but due to health issues and relocation, it is time for me to sell my vintage Halloween funeral hearse and skeleton horse. Handcrafted by a superior carpenter, the carriage comes apart for easy storage. The lights work! Skeleton horse makes a scary noise and eyes light up...
  5. Moving Sale! Decorations and props

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    We are moving to South Carolina and selling our decorations and props. Pickup in Chicago area only, (no shipping). Selling everything together for only $350. Cemetery fencing, tombstones, six pose-n-stay skeletons, two 400 watt fog machines with timers and 2 gallons of fog juice, approx twelve...
  6. 2018 Pros and Cons

    General Halloween
    I haven’t seen this started yet, if it has I’ll pull this one down. What worked this year for you. What did you change or improve? What were the things that you broke your arm patting yourself on the back for? What didn’t work? What got kicked to try later bin? Weather is always a...
  7. 2018 Yard Haunt!!

    General Halloween
    I apol0gize for the first post if the images don't show!! This is this years yard haunt me and my dad put together! We added lights to the trees! Made a skull chained fence!, Built a coffin for our ground breaker, lit the ghosts up blue and built a grave digger! Happy Halloween and I hope...
  8. Lighting: Just got Mini Ghostlights from Halloween FX Props

    Halloween Props
    These are like amazing lights to light up your props or haunt. They are small 12V LED lights, different colors: Red, Yellow, Green, Blue, and White... They are constructed with a metal body (anodized aluminum most likely) these lights are practically indestructible -- I mean if you drop it or it...
  9. Pop up Grave Zombie from Spirit

    Wanted to Buy
    Looking to buy. Anyone looking to sell? I have had good luck lately here. Thx, Mike
  10. Rest In Pieces Volume 8

    Halloween Music
    Hi. I thought I'd give it another shot, so Rest In Pieces Volume 8 is ready to go. 01 - Wade Denning & Kay Lande - Halloween 02 - Judy Garland - Purple People Eater 03 - Gene Moss - Drac the Knife 04 - Count Lorry and the Biters - Frankenstein Stomp 05 - Vampire State Building -...
  11. Mechanical: Spirit Halloween Grave Digger Repair

    Halloween Props
    Hi All, I have the retired Spirit Halloween Grave Digger prop and it needs some repair. 2 issues: 1) The plastic piece that holds his head in place must have broke, and I can't find anything that will repair it (his head moves side to side and tilts, so can't glue) 2) His arm is supposed to...
  12. Static: Shallow Grave Cemetery 2018 Sneak Peek

    Halloween Props
    For 2018 Shallow Grave Cemetery presents "Garden of Souls" : Enjoy
  13. Static: Cleaver epitaph for a Stella Live stone?

    Halloween Props
    Anyone have an amusing epitaph to add to a Stella Live tombstone I'm working on? It sits over a breathing grave and I feel it needs more than just the name but I can't think of anything!
  14. Scariest scenes in horror movie history

    Horror Discussion
    My picks 1. The Ring - I saw her face, the cut away to Katie in the closet. 2. The Conjuring - Christine sees something in the closet and wakes her sister Nancy to investigate. The audience doesn't see what it is, nor does Nancy, but what Christine sees and describes is terrifying. 3. The...
  15. Electronic/Software: Grave Digger Lantern not working

    Halloween Props
    My Grave Digger animatronic prop is working well except for the lantern wont light. It may be just the bulb, but I can't figure out how to get at it. If The lantern has screws underneath it, but that only takes off the bottom piece, and the bulb is in above section. Suggestions?
  16. Want to buy spirit halloween animated grave digger

    Wanted to Buy
    Hi, Added a new cemetery section to our display this year and would love to locate a new (or used) Grave Digger. Spencer had this prop on line and so did Spirit Halloween, also Amazon.com, but I am seeing "sold out" and "unavailable" at every turn. This prop was made by Tekky, and I believe...
  17. Static: DIY grave marker

    Halloween Props
    Hey, I know there are countless DIY tutorials for tombstones, but I'd like to know if there is something out there for this specific type of grave marker. I'll be using it to hide a full-size projector (no miniature/pico version in my fleet as yet) so it needs to be a bit oversized. Thanks.
  18. Static: New Tombstones!

    Halloween Props
    Hey everyone! It's been about 4 years since I made my first tombstones. Last year, I got rid of most of them, because most of them were damaged, and my prop building skills have improved a bit over the years. About two weeks ago, I got started on a new set. Instead of the styrofoam with beads I...
  19. Grave Digger Spirit Halloween animatronic

    Wanted to Buy
    Looking for a working Grave Digger animatronic from Spirit Halloween
  20. Mechanical: wiper motor help

    Halloween Props
    I am starting a grave digger prop and I wanted to be able to make the head turn. Is this possible with a wiper motor? If so how? Thank you
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