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  1. Any ideas how to attach a plank of wood to a wall but temporarily?

    Halloween Props
    Im creating a haunted house and want to board up windows and walls etc but i can only do temporary adjustments so no nails, glue etc.
  2. Static: Need your help!!

    Halloween Props
    Ok so I have a couple props that I am needing some suggestions on. I built the rake a couple years ago using spray foam, paper towels, and white monster mud. Well last year he started peeling really bad. Need some suggestions on what to paint his with to help him stay together. Also his...
  3. Static: Vortex tunnel/ spinning tunnel

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone have and recommendations on fabric/tarp that I can attach to the frame of the tunnel and then paint? Also does anyone have any recommendations for paint patterns?
  4. Favorite animatronics

    Member Introduction
    Hi all! I was wondering what your favorite animatronic prop was. Which one gets you the most scares? Also, do you make them yourself or buy them? :D
  5. Lighting: Shadow help

    Halloween Props
    We are creating s "cute" section for the little tots coming to our haunt. I saw a great idea to create shadows by attaching cut outs to an electric train and then placing a bright light behind a white sheet. We have it all put together but cannot figure out how to get the shadows to be larger...
  6. Blow dryer / hair dryer uses?

    REQUEST FOR TUTURIALS GO HERE
    We are creating our first haunt in our new house and are trying to figure out how to draw in a bunch of kids for Halloween. Our prior home was an easily viewable corner lot, but the new home is hidden away in a cul-de-sac. Great for the kids, but sucky for attracting trick or treaters. We went...
  7. Mechanical: Need help on a vortex tunnel....

    Halloween Props
    Hey guys, I'm new here and so far I love this community! Anyway in my haunt this year I'm thinking of putting up a vortex tunnel. I tryed this last year with the ones that are drivin by a pvc pipe on the top, it worked good until the drill motor caught fire.. lol but luckly that was b4 it was...
  8. Disturbing Industries/Bunnyman Productions prop construction

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    Hello, halloweenies! For the past 3 years I have been designing several different types of haunted attraction props, and I have been very successful. However, I cannot build for myself any of the props I have designed (and I don't use any form of professionally recognized engineering software, I...
  9. Prop Showcase: Help with my Haunted Garage

    Halloween Props
    Hello all, Firstly, i'm new on this forum, so hi! Secondly, can someone give me ideas/help. I am having a Halloween Party on Halloween (obviously) and on my property is a garage, this is NOT connected to the house, a really old, heap of a garage. It is due to be demolished on 4th November...
  10. Circus Trapezium

    General Halloween
    Hey everyone! So last year (2008 Its so weird to say that huh? went by so fast!) I had a well...mini Halloween party and a couple of my friends and I had made one of the best haunted houses we have ever done! I wish I had some pics because I'd put them up! The only downside is that it was...
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