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  1. Static: Can I connect a PIR to wireless remote switch?

    Halloween Props
    I have several store props that are a mix of sound or motion triggered. All are powered by AA batteries. They are near each other, and I'd like trigger them simultaneously via PIR. I happen to own a 12V 4CH Channel Wireless Remote Control Switch. Is there any way to connect the props to the...
  2. Mechanical: Pennywise wireless keyfob remote add on Hack

    Halloween Props
    hi not sure if everyone who got ahold of the 2017 pennywise, and noticed that it has a sound motion or you can use the supplied really short wired try me button. kind of annoying if there is too much noise the pennywise activates constantly and the try me cord is not long enough, so I decided to...
  3. Mechanical: Reccos for remote control winch?

    Halloween Props
    Hello! I want to raise a 60 or 70 pound object up and down via wireless remote control for Halloween. Gonna be up in a tree. A big spider. Winches don't appear expensive, but units with an included wireless remote seem to be. At least $200. I suspect the best value would be to buy the wireless...
  4. Electronic/Software: How to wire a wireless remote relay?

    Halloween Props
    So I picked up one of these: http://www.monsterguts.com/store/product.php?productid=17717 to trigger one of these: http://www.monsterguts.com/store/product.php?productid=17726&cat=249&page=1 But, since it didn't come with any documentation on how to wire it up. I can't get it to work. Every...
  5. Electronic/Software: Wireless DMX control

    Halloween Props
    Has anyone used wireless DMX control with VSA? I was wondering if this will work thus replacing DMX cable runs from computer to prop.
  6. Wireless remote for anatri f 80

    Wanted to Buy
    Looking for a wireless remote for anatri f 80 this is the non Z model its a black machine not grey.
  7. Electronic/Software: Modifying a motion relay to RC

    Halloween Props
    Hello, I was wondering if anyone could help me. I'd like to change a motion activated relay on one of my animatronic halloween props to a remote control switch. Is this pretty easy to do? Are there any tutorials you can point me to? I found a 1 Channel Wireless Controller (On/Off) switch on...
  8. Electronic/Software: Wireless Trigger of Spirit Props

    Halloween Props
    I had someone ask me on another form about using a wireless relay to trigger a Spirit Prop, so I created a video that shows how I set up my Spirit Jumping Spider. I placed a few more details on one of my project pages HERE. If anyone has any questions, please let me know. Thanks, Mike
  9. Hack a wireless doorbell and use it to remotely trigger props and scares!

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hey gang! Ever wanted to remotely trigger a prop, but didn't know how? This short tutorial shows you how to hack a wireless doorbell and use it as a remote trigger for props and scares. Any questions, you know how to reach us!
  10. Electronic/Software: Wireless remote relays on seperate boards worked for me this Halloween

    Halloween Props
    I have had bad experiences with wireless controls and went all wired this year. For fun I used this wireless remote (below) on a couple of less important props to see how they worked. When I posted this purchase last year somebody ask to let them know how it worked. It seemed to work fine.
  11. Question about a neat wireless remote/ receiver set up from Home Dept. ($14.99)!

    Halloween Props
    Hey guys! I picked up a fun toy today at Home Depot for $14.99, it is a Westek Wireless Remote and plug in receiver. It can be found here...