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  1. Announcing the 2019 Home Haunter Award Show!!!

    Announcements / Press Releases
    Official announcement of the 2019 Home Haunter Awards Show. If you are a home haunter and want an opportunity to win a coveted Golden Skelly for your 2019 haunt or prop work, then visit http://www.hyhpawardshow.com for more information and to a chance enter! (Best if viewed on a PC, Laptop, or...
  2. Motorized w Motion sense

    Halloween Props
    Hi, new here. I’m looking to find (ideally a finished product purchase) a motorized prop that doesn’t necessarily need theme already applied. I plan to add my own “touches” to the item which “reaches to get you” Preferred to have some motion sensor installed. Imagine: a “hand that reaches out”...
  3. DFW Star Wars Display Props

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I am selling everything pictured. Will entertain all reasonable offers. The x-wing breaks in half and the wings slide out for storage. The Millennium Falcon does not break down. (Could be cut or unscrewed.)
  4. Some fog help, please

    Halloween Props
    Hi all, First time posting. Simple front lawn decorator here and I need a little help sorting out how best to accomplish my goals here. I have 3 animatronic props that all use fog: a storm cellar prop from Spirit, a gaseous fogging zombie groundbreaker, and an 8' scorched scarecrow. Under ideal...
  5. Seven Layers of Scare

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Note: This is a repost of an old tutorial whose links to pictures were broken with the software update at HF. Gurus of interior design follow basic rules in designing a great room. Christopher Lowell came out with a blockbuster book called the Seven Layers of Design. In haunting, we also use...
  6. I have huge amount of Zombies im selling

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    20 Zombies, some are animatronics All in like New condition. Want to sell all together. Some of them are $400 each and there are some $200 each Will sell entire collection $1600 I'm located in Melbourne Beach Florida Willing to ship. But you have to pay all cost.
  7. Tricycle Clown Animatronics

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hello everyone. I have four different variations of Tricycle Clown animatronics for sale. Each one is limited edition and cannot be found anywhere else. Once these clowns are sold out, they are gone forever. With a total of only 59 ever manufactured, these are easily the rarest animatronics...
  8. BRAND NEW Old Stock Halloween Items CHEAP!

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hello! I have a ton of brand new old-stock Halloween items for sale. Everything you see is brand new in their original packaging and shipping boxes, and as you can see by the prices, I am looking to blowout everything for dirt cheap. I have multiple quantities of the items available, which can...
  9. Flapping Wings

    Halloween Props
    I am building a full size demon skeleton with wings and I want the wings to slowly flap and I was looking for some ideas. I have a windshield wiper motor but I also have a ice cream maker motor with a gear reduction so it turns real slow. Any help would be great. Thanks
  10. Electronic/Software: My severed head, literally

    Halloween Props
    I grew up watching Sci-fi and Horror. Over the years I have seen so many uses for a severed head. I've always wanted to make one of my head! I have so many different props I would like to make with it! The one that really stands out is and android head. In Star Trek The Next Generation they...
  11. Electronic/Software: New Halloween Props Youtube Channel

    Halloween Props
  12. Hi from Pittsburgh

    Member Introduction
    My name is Bill Elwell. I am 73 years old, an Electronic Engineer, and have been prop building since the 1970's. I have a wonderful workshop and many hobbies. Some of my props have been featured in Nuts and Volts and Servo magazines. I just recently 'yanked' myself into the 21st century by...
  13. Static: Horror Movie Night props

    Halloween Props
  14. 2019 CVS Locations Closing

    General Halloween
    Saw that 40 of the CVS stores around the country will be closing. I know they have been a great source for many of halloween items and props over the years. Here's a USA Today article that lists the ones slated to close...
  15. Face Changer - with tag for sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have spent years on this site lurking through the many posts, yet never joined. A few years ago after a move I stored my entire Halloween collection in hopes that I would once again set it up, unfortunately that will not be happening so I have decided to start selling of my many props and...
  16. Wanted: 2006, 2008, and 2009 Spirit Halloween Props

    Wanted to Buy
    Hi everyone, I am searching for some specific animated props sold at Spirit Halloween a while ago. The props I am looking for are as follows: Leatherface Animatronic (Gemmy Industries 2006) Zombie Cowboy (Tailuxe Artware 2008) Haunted Scarecrow (Sunstar Industries 2008) Undead Lab Technician...
  17. Hi from a longtime lurker

    Member Introduction
    Hi, everybody :) Longtime lurker of this site, but my husband and I are trying to really grow our yard display, and I decided to finally get more active in this community that has really inspired me the past few years. We've been starting to do more homemade props recently, and I've learned a...
  18. Prop Showcase: What Are You Making this Year?

    Halloween Props
    One of the sure signs of spring seems to be that the head count on the Halloween Props forum skyrocket. There are 411 folks out there right now looking at the same stuff we are. We're pretty sure we're all out there looking to get ideas and help on what we're hoping to make this year. We hope...
  19. Static: 2019 "The Mine" props

    Halloween Props
    2019's theme is going to be my take on the Lost Dutchmans Mine in Arizona. So far I've got the mine cart done and and an Infinity mirror. The infintinty mirror was done according to the one Eerie Acres did on his youtube channel and turned out awesome. I'll post more as I build through out the...
  20. Creepy Collection Fear Flex Props For Sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Creepy Collection Haunt Props For Sale Pictures and full descriptions are on my eBay listings here: https://www.ebay.com/sch/lddroxy13/m.html?item=264324471660&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2562 If interested please message me here or email me at [email protected] make me an offer within reason, I...