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  1. We are Moving!

    General Halloween
    Dear Halloweenforum Community Members, Over the past year, there have been updates to your community environment that have introduced challenges in usability and performance. We sincerely apologize if you have been negatively impacted. Efforts to improve the technology, user interface, and site...
  2. Uncle Charlie Spirit Halloween prop for sale.

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    $400 plus shipping (I really don't want to get rid of but I have never displayed him and I am downsizing). He has some issues. I got three years ago from original owner, but he did not take care of his props. I tossed the box as it had some mildew. I washed all his clothes and hot-glued his...
  3. Zombitronix PVC Frame Calculator

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    A few years ago I ran across the "Zombitronix PVC Frame Calculator" for making PVC frame props. I copied and saved the calculator for future reference. Now It appears that since then the website for Zombitronix has been taken down and this calculator is no longer available online...
  4. Extreme inflatables displayers- power question

    General Halloween
    I've never been a big fan of inflatables and for years refused to use them. But, I got one a couple years ago and worked it into my setup and I like it. I've always had a desire to do a full walk around the backyard haunt and now it occurs to me that I can easily accomplish this with...
  5. 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...
  6. Other: Halloween 2018: Revenant Manor Build

    Halloween Props
    I've been experiencing some issues when trying to create / update albums on the forum this year, so I figured instead of creating a build album this year, I might try a post instead. For 2018 to this point, we've added a new haunt sign, mausoleum, vine lanterns, and the 'witching well'. All...
  7. Mechanical: Zultan issues...curtains again

    Halloween Props
    My curtains want to bounce 1/2 open. I have taken the gearbox off, removed the motor and inspected the "wandering gear". Mine appears to be stationary. I even tried to move it with a small screwdriver...no luck. Any ideas. I love the Zultan and do not wish to tie the curtains back. Sincerely, Dave
  8. Mechanical: Help!!!

    Halloween Props
    Hey All...by any chance is there anyone in the Dallas/ft.worth area that fixes props..i 4 of my (9) that have issues...i can bring to u or u come to me...i live in little elm..(75068).. hope someone can help..thanks for any info!!:o
  9. Important Security Info

    Site Issues and Feedback
    Great News! We are happy to announce we are improving security across our network and adding Secure Sockets Layer or SSL to the site. This means going forward you'll see Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS); the secure version of HTTP, the protocol used to send data between your browser...
  10. Tapatalk issues

    Site Issues and Feedback
    Anyone else seeing this error when trying to view posts on Tapatalk?
  11. Google Cloud Move 06/08/2018

    Site Issues and Feedback
    Hello all, We are reaching out to let our communities know that we have moved the site off our current hosting platform to Google Cloud today. If you notice any issues, please report them in the Community to Team section and we will get them addressed ASAP. Thanks in advance, Your Community...
  12. Google Cloud Move

    Site Issues and Feedback
    Hello all, We are reaching out to let our communities know that we will be moving the site off of our current hosting platform to Google Cloud this week. If you notice any issues, please report them in the Community to Team section and we will get them addressed ASAP. Thanks in advance, Your...
  13. Halloween Forum MODERATORS WANTED!

    General Halloween
    Halloween Forum is a really unique place and we want to keep it a friendly, awesome site for Halloween enthusiasts, home haunters and professional haunters alike. So that being said, the time has come to put out a call for a few good members to step up and help keep the forum clean and tidy...
  14. Mechanical: Help with Prop Sensor Issues

    Halloween Props
    I have about a dozen props that all need sound and motion to trigger them. Most of them have issues or when things get loud Halloween night, none of them go off. I have to go around spotting them with a flashlight or clap my hands to trigger them. Most of them have a demo input for the foot pad...
  15. Static: Anyone having issues with the HD horse skeleton?

    Halloween Props
    Howdy all! Started assembling my Home Depot horse skeleton this morning in the hopes of getting some corpsing done. Has anyone else had issues getting the neck to attach to the ribcage? I can't seem to get it all the way in (that's what he said) to latch into place. At this point I'm tempted...
  16. Thank You

    Site Issues and Feedback
    Just want to say thank you for your attention to my login issue. I was having a very frustrating time getting into the forum from work and home a little over a month ago. I posted my issues and continued to struggle for awhile. I appreciate that your response was very quick even if it was not...
  17. in defense of halloween forum

    Site Issues and Feedback
    a post i'll likely regret, but here goes... i think it's time we cut our forum moderators some slack. i'm sure the site issues many of you are dealing with are annoying, and i'm not saying the issues aren't legit, but i haven't seen any of these issues myself and i'm no tech wizard. i use...
  18. Need stories, issues , things going right, what would you done different

    General Halloween
    Hello Haunters, Working on a project maybe a podcast or video cast. What are some of the issues for any home haunters. issues with your neighbors? Did you have a great idea in your head then didn't work out, Why what happen. What weather issues have some of you had to deal with What help you...
  19. Theft from Displays

    General Halloween
    I am new here and fairly new to decorating my home. I'm in the UK, and so decorations tend to go up on or very near to the 31st. However, I notice that many US members have their haunts set up much earlier. My question do any of you have any issues with theft or vandalism, as I am very sure...
  20. Static: Kevin's Last Ride: Talia's scarecrow entry.

    Halloween Props
    Talia wanted to enter this year's contest on her own, alongside Cropper. It originally started with the bike. Start of the year, Talia had been fighting me for years, not wanting to learn to ride her bike. I finally put my foot down that she had to practice every night before she played...
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