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  1. Spirit rocking shovel prop

    Wanted to Buy
    Looking for the Spirit Halloween animated Haunted Shovel with Tombstone. I want to say it was from 2016 I believe?
  2. Mechanical: Asking for help on how to prevent motors from burning out

    Halloween Props
    I rely on so many of you to guide my prop builds, and this thread will be no different. This year two of my props had motors that failed, and I'm pretty sure it was our fault for asking them to do something they weren't meant to do. I'm hoping that with a bit of guidance, we can set them up...
  3. Electronic/Software: Audio for random props, media player?

    Halloween Props
    For those who have multiple sounds coming from multiple props, what are you doing? Not talking about custom programming all hooked up to computer, etc. Just want to add sound to 2-3 props and have the speaker right by that prop. For example my rocking chair that moves, I want to have a speaker...
  4. Let's See Your Front Yard

    General Halloween
    Let's see them!!! Just in case you are not aware.....................Halloween 2018 is around the corner! Here is mine... Every year is a different theme for me to keep things interesting. Went with a retirement senior living sort of decor. I will keep adding to this until the end of the...
  5. Mechanical: Any Ideas for 1980's horror-themed Rocking Chair Character?

    Halloween Props
    We are doing a 1980's themed Halloween party this year. I have an animated rocking chair I built with a granny skelly rocking back and forth. I want to convert it to an 80's horror character, preferably one that is remembered for sitting in a rocking chair. The psycho mother would have been...
  6. Distortions Unlimited Prop Help

    General Halloween
  7. 2016 - Project 4 - Rocking Prop Instructor's Thread

    Halloween Prop Building Group
    This is the instructor's thread for the fourth project of 2016, Rocking Prop. Frog Prince of Stinkerbell n Frog Princeis the instructor and he will be posting the materials list and start date soon.. Please note this thread is for the instructor's use only. Please post all questions and comments...
  8. 2016 - Project 4 - Rocking Prop Student's Thread

    Halloween Prop Building Group
    This is the student's thread for the fourth project of 2016, Rocking Prop. Frog Prince of Stinkerbell n Frog Prince will be the instructor. This is where you'll post your questions, comments and your progress during the build.
  9. Heads up for Rocking Prop build coming in June

    Halloween Prop Building Group
    Noticed today Monster Guts has a week long 15% off their wiper motors. I will be recommending their Minion Prop Power Pack - http://www.monsterguts.com/store/product.php?productid=17760&cat=&bestseller=Y If you plan on joining in and want to save a few $$$ now is the time to pick your motor...
  10. Prop Showcase: Zombie Rocking Horse

    Halloween Props
    This is a Zombie Rocking Horse we created for our Haunted Nursery them this year. I just took an old rocking horse of my son's and spray painted it with white, grey, and black. Added some blood hand prints for a finishing touch. You can check more info on my post at our blog...
  11. Mechanical: Rocking Chair prop

    Halloween Props
    Hey There Well this will be our first attempt at an animated prop. To keep it simple we chose to do a "Rocking Granny". This will be my first time using a wiper motor so I may have a lot of questions for the experts out here. The plan is to keep it under a budget of $150 and this was out first...
  12. Pneumatic: Ghostly Rocking chair

    Halloween Props
    I really want to make a rocking chair that will rock in place on the porch of my swamp house. However, I am not entirely sure what the best route to take for this is. I've considered going pneumatic, but if theres any other ways to do it I would really appreciate the help
  13. dead silence clown

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Does anyone know where I can find the clown costume that is in the rocking chair on Dead Silence? Looked everywhere . No luck.
  14. Prop Showcase: Rocking Granny - looked as cute on Halloween as she did on her wedding day.

    Halloween Props
    Rocking Granny - looked as cute on Halloween as she did on her wedding day. The camera wasn't very kind to the lighting that turned out pretty good.
  15. Mechanical: Rocking scary granny

    Halloween Props
    This is my first time working with a wiper motor. This is basically the start of her. I hope to get her complete when I return next week. Rocking granny https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LbeHjrbunxE