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  1. Mechanical: Dave's Grave Digging Skeleton - Re-Engineered.

    Halloween Props
    VIDEO: https://youtu.be/fTJSfBQC-WI This a project I actually completed for Halloween 2017, but have been lax in finding the time to take some decent pics and shoot a video of it in action. I always loved the Grave-Digging Skeleton, but always wondered if I could re-engineer it in a new way...
  2. Static: spray foam body

    Halloween Props
    has anyone had success with making a body with good stuf spray foam? If so how/
  3. Looking for Barnyard Butcher from Spirit.

    Wanted to Buy
    The sound on mine has died. I have not had past success putting in new speakers in props (not very good with electronics). Thx, Mike
  4. It was a "Halloween Miracle" - 2018 Photo Album

    General Halloween
    This year we came as close to getting rained out as ever before. It was beautiful weather for several days leading up to Halloween and was very nice that day until about 11:00 or 12:00. Then the rains came and it got cold. But the Halloween gods smiled upon us and about 1 hour before the...
  5. Tombstone Lettering Question

    Halloween Props
    I am going to purchase a plunge router attachment to my Dremel tool. What router bits are you having success with for lettering or doing raised lettering ?
  6. Static: In need of experienced advice on plastic skeletons and heat guns!

    Halloween Props
    I have a skeleton I am making into Death from Discworld. My issue is the usual non-articulated fingers. I need to bend them around the scythe so it looks like he is holding it. My question is: Has anyone ever used a heat gun to bend plastic skeleton fingers with good success? I could use any...
  7. Static: Half mask fill in

    Halloween Props
    Hey haunters! Help please, I purchased three witch masks not knowing that they weren't FULL masks. They have a strap to go around the back of the head. I need to make them more 3 dimensional and fit over the pvc frame I built for them. I considered the Stiltbeast method with using gorilla...
  8. Hello all from beautiful Wyoming

    Member Introduction
    Hello, I would like to introduce myself. I am a middle aged mom of 5 and grandmother to 2 and live in the beautiful state of Wyoming. Back in the early 2000's I threw together a haunted house for a organization I belonged to at the time in about a month. I had no experience whatsoever in putting...
  9. Electronic/Software: FrightProps PicoBoo One Problem

    Halloween Props
    I just purchased a PicoBoo One from Frightprops. I can not get it to work properly, or what I feel is properly. When I power on the device it sends constant power to my valve. I have read the instructions on how to toggle the settings. Still the same outcome, constant power to my valve. Does...
  10. Prop Showcase: Clowns 2015 Graveyard

    Halloween Props
    Was a great success this year, Rain held off, Had almost 400 kids come by.
  11. My Wink Murder Success

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Thanks to the ideas on this forum i set up and played wink murder at our halloween party last night. It was a HUGE success with members of the party dramatically dropping down dead throughout the night,causing great laughs and amusement for all. Id demo recommend playing it if you never...
  12. Make way for the Halloween train!!!

    General Halloween
    I'm probably more excited than most but this took a while to set up. It's 18x8ft. Made the test run tonight. Success! :D
  13. Games without attendants?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Does anyone have suggestions for games that kids/adults can play without someone having to be present to run the game? For instance, cornhole (beanbag toss) or other lawn games themed for Halloween would work. However, I'm trying to think outside the box. Has anyone had any success with...
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