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  1. Boo to You from the Mississippi Gulf Coast

    Member Introduction
    Well, after reading posts on this forum for years, I decided we should just join. Unless, of course, we used to be Members and I just forgot our information. LOL Have been listening to Halloween Radio for a long time. We have been celebrating Halloween together (AR, FL, OK, and now MS) and...
  2. Electronic/Software: PIRs

    Halloween Props
    So I have been playing around with a some used PIRs and I think I have learned a few things but I just want to confirm. I am working with 12V PIRs and have 12V actuators or 12 V LEDs hooked to them. First I noticed if I tried to directly hook the PIR to the actuator that the PIR triggers over...
  3. 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...
  4. Static: Need help with my Pumpkin project

    Halloween Props
    To whom is reading this. I need help with a project I am working on for this Halloween. First, a little about the prop. I build this pumpkin out of cast material. The same material the hospitals use when you brake a bone and cover the area with casting material. I started with a balloon and...
  5. Ever Feel Like...

    General Halloween
    Do you ever feel that with all of the prep that we haunters do every October, that we are somehow missing out on the Halloween going on all around us? I sometimes do... feeling a little like Charlie Brown's sister Sally:"HALLOWEEN IS OVER AND I MISSED IT!" Don't get me wrong - I LOVE being...
  6. Hello from germany

    General Halloween
    Hello everybody. I recently created my account here and thought I should introduce myself. I'm a 39yo father of 2 amazing kids who are, just as myself, totally into Halloween. Last year I put up some window projections using some old LED projectors and AtmosfearFX video material (zombie...
  7. Electronic/Software: Computer power supply not powering wiper motor

    Halloween Props
    The setup worked a couple years ago. I tested the motor with a car battery and it works. I also put the meter on the outputs of the computer power supply and I get 5 volts on the red and 12 on the yellow. When I connect the motor to the power supply the motor doesn't turn at all, I measured with...
  8. Hello from Virginia

    Member Introduction
    I’ve been reading the forums for the past year for inspiration for our front yard. I figured it was time to sign up and join the conversations.
  9. Replacing step pad with HF PIR driveway alert

    I have been searching and reading on the forum for a while now and I found how to use the HF driveway alert to trigger sound activated props and also infrared activated props but I'm not exactly sure how to wire from PIR driveway alert to the step pad plug . Could someone please help with this ...
  10. Telekinesis fiction books

    Literature and Role-Playing
    I love the book Carrie and I've seen a few other films where characters have these sort of powers. Is there any other books like Carrie that's worth reading? That has Telekinesis or super powers. I'm looking for horror fiction or science fiction type of books mostly. So if you have any...
  11. Hello to Everyone

    Member Introduction
    Looking forwarding to reading the forum
  12. Honoring the dead. Anyone manage this in their Halloween?

    General Halloween
    Over the last couple years, we've had our fair share of death. My wife lost her parents, I lost my grandmother, the kids have lost a couple pets. During this time, Talia has become interested in the Day of the Dead through a couple of books she's reading, and asked if we could build an...
  13. Good Morning from New England!

    Member Introduction
    I was motivated to join after lurking for many moons due to fog machine issues! But, there's more to life than fog, so I'm gonna continue to enjoy reading all the fantastic ideas and stories people post here. Cheers!
  14. New Ads Placed On Our Photos

    Site Issues and Feedback
    Noticed while reading some threads without logging in that now the photos we post here will have pop up ads placed on the bottom of them. I find this totally annoying as a member here and am sure that outsiders reading our posts do too. Apparently banner ads at the top and bottom of pages and...
  15. They're all reading it...

    Haunted Humor
    It's getting out of hand folks
  16. Finding the Halloween Spirit

    General Halloween
    How-do, gang. Inspired by the thread "Anyone not feeling the Halloween spirit yet?" (see link here... http://www.halloweenforum.com/general-halloween/152577-anyone-not-feeling-halloween-spirit-yet.html), I wanted to start this. TheSamhainGhoul was kind enough to start a thread where folks...
  17. Hello from Stoke-On-Trent, UK.

    Member Introduction
    Just a quick message to introduce myself and say 'Hello' to everyone. I came across this forum while browsing the net and I'm really keen to learn and share Halloween hints and tips from other members aswell as reading conversations already posted in the forum. So, 'hello' and thanks for...
  18. David McCallum and Carole Shelley Reads Dracula 4 Scenes

    Halloween Music
    DOWNLOAD LINK HERE: https://www.mediafire.com/folder/0fncmiv71qacj/DMRD This is one of the rarest, most impossible to find Spoken Word LPs. It features David McCallum (from Man From U.N.C.L.E.), and Carole Shelley reading 4 passages from Bram Stoker's "Dracula". 1/ Jonathan Harker's Journal...
  19. Bram Stoker Four Scenes from Dracula read by David McCallum and Carole Shelley

    Halloween Music
    Bram Stoker Four Scenes from Dracula read by David McCallum and Carole Shelley. This is one of the rarest, most impossible to find Spoken Word LPs. It features David McCallum (from Man From U.N.C.L.E. and NCIS), and Carole Shelley (Gwendolyn on The Odd Couple) reading 4 passages from Bram...
  20. Other: How To make a Weasley Clock

    Halloween Props
    Not mine nor have I tried it, I just found this reading Buzzfeed today & thought some here would be interested. http://www.buzzfeed.com/krystieyandoli/this-college-student-made-a-real-life-version-of-the-weasley#.kmjYJBBZq