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  1. Halloween Props
    Anyone ever build the mech for a pop-up lunger prop ? I'm looking for specifics dimensions to build myself a mech like this: http://www.halloweenfxprops.com/gravestone-pop-up-lunger-mech/ I want to build a prop that would drop from the ceiling so i think that would be a good mech for it but i...
  2. Member Introduction
    Hello! I am Justin and I too am new. Last year I was finally able to build my first Halloween display. The beginnings of a graveyard with a few homemade pop-up ghouls. Overall the neighborhood enjoyed it.
  3. Halloween Props
    Some details on the Indian skeleton who popped up in our 2018 Sausalito haunted house
  4. Halloween Props
    I'm new to making custom props and am wondering just how much I should expect to spend for simple pop-up props, like trash can trauma or some other pop-up props complete with sound and lights. Is $100 per prop about right? Is arduino the way to go? Also, for air cylinders, do diy pvc cylinders...
  5. Halloween Props
    This was my first time attempting to sculpt a prop and I think it turned out pretty well. My plan is to finish the pneumatics of it tomorrow so he can hopefully pop up from behind his headstone.
  6. Halloween Props
    I would like to show my Halloween 2018 prop I've been working on. It's a pneumatic stand up skeleton controlled by an Arduino. It's triggered by a laser trip wire, though I'm might change it back to PIR The eyes and ribs flashing is to let me know when the program is finished, so that might...
  7. Halloween Props
    OK with all those attending the big Trade show, maybe someone here will be able to recall this for me. I am looking for a particular "Jump Scare" animated prop from a few years ago. This prop is a Tombstone with Grave "Pop-up". Now Spirit made a low end version that im sure most here are...
  8. Halloween Props
    Just got done with another version of the pop-up ghost from the haunted mansion. This prop is completely foam filled. Hope I did him justice
  9. Halloween Props
    Hi everyone, I'm gonna show you my first animatronic, it's not finished yet. It's a pop-up type animatronic, it consists of a dead man head that jumps from behind a wall. For the moment I got the actuator, a solenoid valve, the socle, and tomorrow I will make the electronic part and make the...
  10. Halloween Props
    I had one of those...."I bet I could turn that into something else" moments last week while walking through Spirit Halloween. I took their Pop-Up Zombie animated prop and turned it into this.....
  11. Halloween Props
    I decided to put my spin on one of the Haunted Mansion's pop-up ghosts, because you always need more wacky zombies, right? Shot a how-to video of it, as well: Let me know what you think!
  12. Halloween Props
    This is my pop-up. It is a skelly I cut in half and attached the top half to the pop-up Mech and left the bottom half seated. It appears to be connected but, once it is triggered the top half raises up.
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