Simple Pneumatic DIY Halloween Props

Simple Pneumatic DIY Halloween Props is my introduction to getting started building your own pneumatic, animated, DIY Halloween props. We’ll discuss the parts you’ll need and look at a variety of different mechanisms that you can incorporate into your haunt and make it move!
Including animatronics can really bring your haunt to life!
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Now go build something!
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My Facebook Live episode with much more detail –
The Ultimate Guide to Do It Yourself Animatronics – (this is an affiliate link)
Prop building plans –
Pneumatics Haunt Forum Post –
Airline and Fittings tutorial – and lots more on their Fright Props tutorials page as well –
Automation Direct –
HauntBots Odin controller –
Difference between NPT and BSPT threads –
Part 1 of a 2 part video series on building your own scissor mechanism –
Trash Can Trauma video tutorial –
Skelerector plans – Bourno’s -
and Haunted Yard-