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    I've come across wiring a single LED light to a battery but am looking for some help wiring 3-4 to a battery. I have a lot of things in my haunt that need actual electricity, so I'm trying to cut down on the number of things I'm plugging in by illuminating some things with battery operated...
  2. Halloween Props
    I am going to use a sewing machine motor for my Axworthy. I can't figure out the wiring though. My intention is to use a motor control to control the speed and take out the pedal. The wiring has me scratching my head though as the 2 wires coming out of the motor have continuity...and only one...
  3. Halloween Props
    Hi first post from UK Does anybody have a wiring diagram or even a photo of the wiring connected to the 2x motors on the rear of Peek a boo Penny? Some wires have come off and I am trying to fix the issue myself specifically the black wire with solder on it. Any help much appreciated. Thanks...
  4. Halloween Props
    Harvey is just stirring to dang fast. To the point where he's almost falling over. Is there any way to slow down the wiper motor? I do already have it on it's slowest setting. I was thinking of wiring a socket on a light dimmer switch. Would that work or am I screwed?
  5. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    For those of you interested in using wiper motors to power your props, you might find this video interesting. In it, I show you how to use the park features and, more importantly, add a SECOND park location so you prop will stop part way around a cycle before being allowed to continue. Check it...
  6. Halloween Props
    Just wanted to share a project we've been working on. Taking some cheap oil lanterns from Walmart, making them nice and rusty and then wiring them with a flickering LED. Haven't gotten to the wiring part yet, but this covers the weathering. Here is how they turned out so far:
  7. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Finally! We finished the first in what we hope will be an ongoing series: Electronics Essentials This first episode covers off LEDs... what they are, how to hook them up and, most importantly, how to figure out what resistor to use to have everything work properly without frying your LEDs. We...
  8. Halloween Props
    I just purchased this wiper motor from american science and surplus and cant get it to work. From searching is appears to be a ford freestyle read wiper motor and light assembly. thanks
  9. Halloween Props
    I have a Dr. Shivers that fell over and the head rolled off. I have several wires in the head that broke. He still works for the most part. The cup light sometimes works, the head turns, but the eyes and mouth wires came off. Can anyone help? I need to see pictures of the inside of the head...
  10. Halloween Props
    Hello All, Sunday after Halloween i went to our local Spirit Halloween Store to see what there was left over and i found this Animated Dead Lift Zombie (See Spirit Halloweens website) that was the floor model and was 70% off. It came with the body with two wires leading out. One is obviously...
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