A fair proportion of people find rats a mix of disgusting and terrifying.
That sounds like the perfect premise for a Halloween prop !
The base is raised up on small “skids” to allow for future wiring.
It was sprayed silver and stapled into place.
The pair of rats (one grey & one black) were $12 (with free post) on eBay.
The audio track uses a $3 mp3 player board running from a small li-po cell.
A few minutes with a drill and scrap piece of pallet wood.
Perfect to go on the rat box floor as a finishing touch.