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  1. Electronic/Software: Inexpensive MP3 Player!

    Halloween Props
    In my quest for finding a reliable MP3 player that wasn't theft-prone (like the knock-off iPods all over eBay) but also wasn't super pricey, I stumbled upon this...
  2. Pirates of the Caribbean music

    Halloween Music
    Just a mix I did. If anyone wants the mp3 version, let me know. [email protected] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZ4RQ8UkrHI&feature=youtu.be
  3. Arduino Talking Skull Project on the Cheap

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hi folks, I'm working on an arduino talking skull project for a greeter for our haunt for next year. The skull is a cast I made of a high end skull (medical grade realistic) but I rotocast it out of resin to keep the weight down. My intention is to build a skeleton greeter in a booth that is...
  4. Electronic/Software: Audio for random props, media player?

    Halloween Props
    For those who have multiple sounds coming from multiple props, what are you doing? Not talking about custom programming all hooked up to computer, etc. Just want to add sound to 2-3 props and have the speaker right by that prop. For example my rocking chair that moves, I want to have a speaker...
  5. Electronic/Software: mp3 player volume control

    Halloween Props
    I am replacing some of my old cassette tape players, to provide individual sounds for scenes, with some cheap mp3 players played through computer speakers. I am running the mp3 players continuously and switching power to the computer speakers to turn the sound on and off. Everything is working...
  6. Electronic/Software: Need help with ardunio programming for electric chair

    Halloween Props
    So I pieced together an electric chair that has become the talk of last few neighborhoods that have seen it over the past few years. Each year, I try to add a little to it. Last year, I made a switch panel, but didn't quite get it finished and working to my desired result. The switch panel is...
  7. Electronic/Software: Help!! Fourbanger no sound?

    Halloween Props
    (Solved) Help!! Fourbanger no sound? (Solved) I am near the end of building a monster in a box which is being controlled by an Uno. I have wired it up as per the diagram below and can successfully program the board to work the actuator and strobe but not the audio. I go through all the audio...
  8. Electronic/Software: Need help for singing pumpkins and skeletons

    Halloween Props
    Hello, I have been looking forever for someone who knows how to create a dvd with 5.1 or 7.1 channels for my prop. Anyone been successful and can point me to a software and a good tutorial with step by step creating a dvd with more than stereo. Here is what I am doing: I have a singing pumpkin...
  9. Electronic/Software: MP3 speakers

    Halloween Props
    I finally got around to figuring out how to download sound files .I Know, I know even Kindergartners know that today but whatever. So I had some of those ulrtra cheapo Chinese MP3 players and the power supplies so I soldered them up and they all work . Got some useful files from Gravecast but...
  10. Electronic/Software: How can I hack an MP3 player

    Halloween Props
    I need to connect a mat switch to an MP3 player! When someone steps on the Mat the MP3 player will play. Has anyone tried this? I can't imagine that its not been done but I didn't see much on a search.... I have the really cheap mp3 player that has an on off switch on the side and the round...
  11. Mp3 player with auto playback and loop

    Halloween Music
    Howdy folks. I am redesigning my sound system for next year. I have been searching for an MP3 player that plays tracks when power is applied and auto loops the track list. It can be a component system or better yet a receiver with those functions built in. Recommendations appreciated.
  12. Pololu Maestro Mini 18 vs MP3 player for Raven caws

    Anyone familiar with the Mini Maestro and hooking up an MP3 player to it? Please don't tell me to read the users guide. I did and can't make heads or tails out of it.
  13. Royalty Free Halloween theme - Use it how you like!

    Halloween Music
    Hi Sam Haynes here I have had a really busy year so far with the Rondo Nomination and recording the last CD! Its been a great year so far and we still have halloween to look forward to Here is some free music for you its called Evil Calls - its a pretty simple creepy theme you could use. You...
  14. Electronic/Software: Cheap prop sound. No need to loop. 7 dollars

    Halloween Props
    Hi, Had to share this. Today I received some parts from china that deliver great sound as soon as you apply power. total was 7 dollars. tested with a computer speaker had great sound and loud enough to make the wife yell at me. There is about a 2 second delay before sound plays but all and...
  15. Make your own eviltron?

    For those who may not know, thinkgeek.com had a device called the eviltron. Small unit that would play eerie sounds at random. It had a magnet so you could put it anywhere. Have not been able to find them, but wondered if anyone knew how to, or where to find instructions on making something...
  16. Pnuematic Zombie Ground Breaker help needed

    General Halloween
    I am just finishing my pneumatic zombie ground breaker and I am looking for some help as time is running out. :o I am hoping someone has a favorite MP3 file that they would be willing to share for my active zombie. I already have the ambient sound but need about a 30 second zombie...
  17. 2 free download & royalty free halloween dark soundtrack songs

    Halloween Music
    Here are two free songs for you. You can use them how you like, please credit www.hauntmusic.co.uk if you do, hope you enjoy them. They are remixes of two of my songs and you can get both using the links below. thanks Sam Happy Halloween :D...
  18. Static: Cheap MP3 Players for Props Suggestions?

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone have any recommendations for a basic cheap MP3 player that is battery powered, has a repeat function and a headphone jack? I have several props that need these and would be grateful for any suggestions. Thanks
  19. Light-O-Rama MP3 show Director

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have a Light-O-Rama MP3 show Director to add along with the other items for sale - $20.00 (see other posts)
  20. Atmosphere Effects: Help...I want to make a Clown Prop Laugh

    Halloween Props
    I have a clown prop that I made last year from a mask, glowing eyes and a clown costume. I would like to give it some kind of sound effect. I know I can download an mp3 clown laugh, but I am already using all of my ipod/ipad/iphone to play other Halloween music/sound effects. Any ideas????