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  1. Static: Friendly competition

    Halloween Props
    Hello all, A fellow haunter and I decided to modify an existing store bought prop and because we are both competitive with each other, of course it had to be a competition, lol. We both took a store bought skeleton dog and modified it however we wanted, ironically both doing a sort of zombie...
  2. Hey inflatable people. Questions

    Off-Topic Stuff
    Putting this here as I've just bought my first inflatables and have questions. While they are "halloween" inflatables, we're going to be using them for Christmas, so I didn't want to clutter the general thread. 1: Can you modify inflatables? We'd like to add santa hats, for instance, if...
  3. Mechanical: PIR Sensor How-To - NEED HELP

    Halloween Props
    Hi all. Ordered 2 smaller animated props from Spirit Halloween and one came today, the leaping spider. Works great and will definitely scare but the issue I have is that the motion sensor doesn't work that well if at all, and need a simple PIR sensor that works with the hookup on the prop. I...
  4. Other: Need HELP with some Back Stories PLEASE

    Halloween Props
    Hi Everyone! I am so grateful for this forum. :D This is my first year finding it and it has been a lifesaver! I am looking for a little help with some back stories for props I have in my Dead and Breakfast this year. I typically can write with the best of them, but I am having a hard time...
  5. newbie

    Member Introduction
    hello all! I LOVE halloween and decided to join up with similarly situtated folks. Now, if I can only figure out where to ask my question about why I can't use any prop with a ground fogger and how to modify any so I can (or buy one that does the trick). Operating in our gizmo world is not...
  6. Static: My mask is too heavy.. help?

    Halloween Props
    So I made a mask using newspaper and clay following the instructions in this video: https://www.youtube.com /watch?v=QcXsG-bx9Zc But now that I put the mask on, it slowly slips off my face. Is there something I can add or modify to it so that there's resistance coming from my chin or somewhere...
  7. Fog: Need help with fogger for Monster in a Box prop

    Halloween Props
    I built a Monster in a box prop this year. Turned out awesome on the testing part. I need to have fog coming out when it is triggered by the motion sensor. How do I keep the heating element hot so the fog kicks in right away? Is there some modifying I can do to the control?