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  1. 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...
  2. 2018 Prop Weatherproofing Mistakes

    General Halloween
    Hi All, I have seen the various threads about water/weatherproofing props but still could use some help. Last year I made a few props that didn't last even a week in the rainy conditions of the general Seattle area. I was wondering if anyone had any tips for me or maybe pointed to what I did...
  3. In Search of Half-Skulls

    Wanted to Buy
    Hello! Anyone know a decent source for a bunch of half skulls. You know, the sort missing their lower jaw? They always convey that sense that the skull has sat around for a while. An online source I'm fond of ordering from had some for under $5-a-pop, but ran out. Attached is a pic to give...
  4. Poop head prop for a friend

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    A friend of mine is having a Halloween party this weekend and wants to push the envelope. He wants to be a poophead (he used different language) and asked if I could come up with something to top his costume off. He wanted it to be gross. After some trial and error this is what I came up...
  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. Inked Magazine!

    Announcements / Press Releases
    Hi Ghoul Gang, I am a contestant in the 2018 Inked Cover Girl contest and would REALLY appreciate my Halloween community to vote for me! You can vote one time per day, each day...I really need this help so please vote and share on social (make sure you read my bio as I talk about my plans for...
  7. Airbrush for Cosplay makeup and more!

    Wanted to Buy
    Hello All! I am currently looking for an airbrush to use for costume makeup / crafts and painting props. I have clicked, googled and researched but still unsure of what type to get. Not to expensive, I just want to add that extra pop to the makeup that can't be created with brushes or sponges...
  8. Greetings from Austin

    Member Introduction
    Hello All! Quick intro. After many years of doing the yard haunt here in Austin and designing my own devices. I decided to turn my hobby fixation into a business and started a new prop controller company called LifeApe. Our goal is to provide pro-haunt controllers at prices the home haunter...
  9. Prop Showcase: Spirit 2009-2011 pictures?

    Halloween Props
    Could someone provide pictures of some Spirit Halloween props from 2009-2011? Thanks!
  10. Halloween Neighborhoods?

    General Halloween
    Does anyone know of any streets in their towns that do Halloween in a big way? Here in Albuquerque we have a street called Forrester that the fire department blocks off to traffic from one end to the other to provide a safe place or TOTs and the majority of the houses decorate and participate...
  11. Lighting: Rear Projection of a face (Madam Leota style)

    Halloween Props
    Im familiar with the method of front projecting this effect and I've see the patent images for the Madam Leota head projection that uses a lens to warp the image to fit the face correctly. Can someone provide some details on how to do this and what i would need.
  12. Static: Planning a high fantasy inspired dungeon..help?

    Halloween Props
    Ok so my first post, (seen some great stuff on here so far). I'm planning a quite ambitious high fantasy inspired dungeon (rather than a dedicated 'haunt though could be ramped up in intensity for different ages) as a live action adventure game for children primarily 7/12 years. Think classic...
  13. Mechanical: 28201, 6FT KD Monster w/ Chains

    Halloween Props
    Would anyone have a manual or anything like that for a Gemmy Monster with Chains? I contacted Gemmy and they said they discontinued that model in 2006 and nolonger have any doccuments on it. I'd like to have a copy during the process of restoring this prop. Thanks in advance for any info...
  14. Pneumatic: Air Whip Help ...

    Halloween Props
    I'm putting an air whip prop together and I was wondering what pipe diameter and psi you have had success with? And also what number of air whips seemed to work the best with the above combination. Thank in advance for any help you guys can provide.