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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. Mechanical: Flying reaper help needed

    Halloween Props
    I'm sure most of us have seen the flying reaper scare on You Tube. I know he used fishing line and a hexacopter. I want to do This same scare on a much lower level; using a premade lightweight ( 4oz.) Reaper decoration. I am sure I won't need a $1000 hexacopter for his stunt . What would be...
  3. Searching for FCG rigs ....

    Wanted to Buy
    In need of 4 flying crank ghost rigs for an upcoming Zombie Prom setting .... no ghosts needed, just the rigging. Anyone have an in on them? Thank you in advance .....
  4. Pneumatic: Pneumatic Slenderman Prop Build

    Halloween Props
    Hey Haunters! So I took a much needed break after the season ended but I finally finished my video about my slender man prop. He's motion activated, runs on pneumatics and was a huge hit! He leans forward suddenly and his arms lunge out at you while he plays a sound effect from one of his video...
  5. Woodcraft DIY, House Of Horror with a $200 budget.

    Halloween Crafts
    Hi, This is my first post on the forum, and I'll have to admit that i found this at the very last minute. I work as a teacher for kids who are 16-20 years old and we decided to build our own "House Of Horror" as project for Halloween. I will here share what we did, and also how we did it. Both...
  6. Help Needed: Tengchang 1500w Low Lying Smoke Fog Dry Ice Effect Machine

    General Halloween
    So I purchased this Tengchang 1500w low lying fog machine as it was reviewed as being one of the best on the market, but when I got it there was no instruction manual. I contacted the seller but there appears to be a language barrier. So here are my questions, do I unscrew the back panel to...
  7. Joann - Halloween sale + Expires Sat. 9/29 Friends & Family and 4.99 ship Bonus

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    Many items on Joann.com for Halloween are on sale. Their Funkins are 60% off. In addition thru Saturday, 9/29, you can also apply a Friends & Family Discount of 25% off Your Entire Purchase (see website for some restrictions but the 25% applies to regular and sale priced items exclusive of...
  8. Halloween (+ glow in the dark!) nails!

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hi all, I sell 100% nail polish strips (no heat, tools, or dry time needed!) that last up to 2 weeks, and just released a Halloween collection that includes two glow in the dark sets! All are buy 3 get 1 free. You can shop here: http://bit.ly/pluckypolishhalloween Bloody Gorgeous...
  9. Haunted Forest songs/soundtracks needed

    Halloween Music
    Anyone got any ideas for haunted forest music?
  10. Spider hat costume help needed

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hi, Does anyone have a DIY on making a spider out of aluminum foil? Looking for something that would be pretty sturdy and would hold up over movement (it will be part of a costume). Looking to recreate this (image attached) Thanks!!!
  11. Help needed - DIY aluminum foil Spider

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hi, Does anyone have a DIY on making a spider out of aluminum foil? Looking for something that would be pretty sturdy and would hold up over movement (it will be part of a costume). Looking to recreate this (image attached) Thanks!!!
  12. Who has the best Nov 1st Mask Sales? On the hunt for masks!

    Wanted to Buy
    Hey there guys, I'm trying to figure out who has the best Day after Halloween mask sales. Quality masks, masks that are usually $40+ normally. Particularly looking for a Myers mask. A TOTS H2 is the mission. This is my first year going on the day after Halloween, as I'm 19 but a huge horror...
  13. My first time decorating after stealing (borrowing) all of your ideas.

    General Halloween
    Here are some of the pics of my yard this year. I'm just about done. I started building everything around the last week of September and have been going nonstop ever since! I got a lot of ideas off of here and youtube, but I tried to add a little change to each to personalize it. There were a...
  14. Other: Blood Recipe for fountains needed

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone have a good recipe for blood that won't clog my fountain display?
  15. Greetings and Salutations

    Member Introduction
    Hey, everybody. I signed up because, well, I've been meaning to. But y'know, stuff happens. I hope to learn a lot and get the chance to help out as needed.
  16. Static: Scare, CROW

    Halloween Props
    Not sold on the name yet. Had this idea rattling in my head for at least a year, and though we're scaling well back this year, I still wanted to get this one built. Had use it or lose it situation on my vacation, so taking a few days off and getting a couple hours to work in the new air...
  17. Static: Cropper: Unorthodox "zombie" work in progress

    Halloween Props
    Cropper. 1. a person or thing that crops. 2. a person who raises a crop. 3. a person who cultivates land for its owner in return for part of the crop; sharecropper. 4. a plant that furnishes a crop. 5. a cloth-shearing machine. Idioms 6. come a cropper, Informal. a.to fail; be struck...
  18. Big News!

    Forum News and Rules
    Hi everybody! This is Larry. I launched HalloweenForum.com in 2002. Some of you may be aware; my health has limited the time that I can spend on working on the forum. I am very excited to announce that the forum has been acquired by an awesome company called VerticalScope. They are...
  19. Static: coffin ground breaker tutorial?

    Halloween Props
    I am searching for a tutorial on the coffin ground breaker . there has to be one here. but I am not finding it. looking for some dimensions to get an idea how much wood is needed. also angle to size so it dosent tip over. any help is greatly appreciated
  20. Pneumatic: Problem with air leaking from my pneumatic prop

    Halloween Props
    Hello, Last year I had for the first time a pneumatic prop, but after a while it starting to leak air resulting in my compressor needed to constantly run which whas to loud and I needed to shut it down. Maybe someone has a tip see video. Also have a question of adding a motion sensor to the...