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50 th Upload Anniversary - 10 Privacy Fences W/ Matching Gates

by Cooldadx4 Posted 3rd Oct 2007 at 6:40 PM - Updated 30th Oct 2007 at 12:51 PM by tigdadx4
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This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
This is a featured upload! It showcases the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
50 th Upload Anniversary

OK ,

This has been a project I have been working on forever (Just ask the fellow modders in #create) ... It is FINALLY done !!!!!!

This is my 50th upload and what better way to celebrate an anniversary than with a superset of 10 privacy fences and matching gates !!!!!!


Most of these fences were made from pictures found on google of various fence companies and loved the designs so I made them ...These were all scratch built by MOI ! All textures were gathered from various places and pieced together by none other than MOI !

There are a total of 10 fences and 10 matching gates ...Most of the fences look good if you place 2 tiles of fence then stop for a post ..some of them will look ok if you go every 3 or 4 tiles depending on your preference but they all look good using 2 two tiles ....

Here are some screen shots of the first 4 fences with the gates in place ...More pictures of the remaining fences can be seen below ....




This Fence here is the exception to the 2 tile rule , in that , you MUST start the fence by placing 1 tile of fencing to the right/left depending on where you start it , then you MUST place the adjacent fence from the opposite direction IE if you started placing the fence from the right then your second fence piece must be placed from the left , then just keep repeating the process ...I know this one seems like a lot of work especially if you have a huge lot but the end result will be an amazing looking fence ...





Fence and gate #5 - I know this isnt a "Privacy" type fence but I just had to make a fence that Wes_h would appreciate ...He is such a master in everything he does and this fence is dedicated to him and EVERYTHING he does for this community !!!!!!!!


Fence #10 isn't the best .. I alphaed in the lattice work and it didnt turn out as good as I hoped ..It is hard as heck making it line up correctly ....


************ NEW *************
I made a Half Sized version of these exact fences and they can be found HERE ! for those of you who would like a little smaller fence but like the designs .....


Any questions or comments or critizism whatever are always appreciated...If something I make stinks I can handle the truth , and if you like or love my stuff PLEASE show your appreciation by hitting the thanks button or leaving a comment ...


As with any custom fence AT LEAST 1 EP is REQUIRED in order for these to work ...It does not matter which EP you have or combo of EP's you just need 1


ALL the gates are numbered in the main picture to coincide with the numbering of them in the file names so if there is one or more particular fence(s) you want and don't want the rest then just keep the ones you want and delete the ones you do not want !!!!!!



Please do nothing with these EXCEPT use them for your own purposes...Do not dismantle them or recolor them and claim them as your own ..This has been the longest project I ever did , even took longer than my gutters and utility poles ....You CAN however upload these with your house uploads as long as a link to this thread and credit to me is given for making them ....Do not put these on any pay sites or the rath of the Spongedad will cometh upon you !!!!!!! IF you do upload houses using my fences please PM a link to the thread so i can see what you have created..

Please enjoy my latest creation and be on the lookout for more stuff from me as it is getting colder and I dont like going outside when its cold LOL ......

Polygon Counts:
Fence and gate # 1 - Faces =/> 388 Verts =/> 658
Fence and gate # 2 - Faces =/> 668 Verts =/> 1468
Fence and gate # 3 - Faces =/> 264 Verts =/> 207
Fence and gate # 4 - Faces =/> 324 Verts =/> 431
Fence and gate # 5 - Faces =/> 864 Verts =/> 1136
Fence and gate # 6 - Faces =/> 396 Verts =/> 563
Fence and gate # 7 - Faces =/> 300 Verts =/> 600
Fence and gate # 8 - Faces =/> 232 Verts =/> 298
Fence and gate # 9 - Faces =/> 272 Verts =/> 509
Fence and gate # 10 - Faces =/> 184 Verts =/> 257

Additional Credits:
MTS2 and everyone there !!!!!

HP - Nipples!
Delphy - Okay you win!! {edited by none other than Big D himself}

Them two know what im talking about


And my daughter for letting me get MY computer every once in a while to make stuff for the sims !

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Size: 1.46 MB · Downloads: 44,955 · 3rd Oct 2007
1.46 MB 44,955 3rd Oct 2007
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#26 Old 6th Oct 2007 at 1:05 AM
OMG 10 fences + gates????Q!!!!111 Its like builder heaven I tell ya =) Grats heaps on your 50th upload that rocks - and ty SO much for sharing them with us =)

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Top Secret Researcher
#27 Old 6th Oct 2007 at 3:02 AM
Happy 50 & thanks for giving US a great gift which is really needed.

I love 'em!! they look great and I really appreciate all of your hard work on these. Great variety & colors.

THANK YOU
Lab Assistant
#28 Old 7th Oct 2007 at 1:01 AM
These are very nice! Thanks for sharing Tigdad!
Greatest Dad Ever
Original Poster
#29 Old 7th Oct 2007 at 3:16 AM
Thank You all !!!!

I can't believe the response to these , I am so pleased they did so well and more pleased at the thanks and feedback received !!!!!!
Lab Assistant
#30 Old 7th Oct 2007 at 5:17 PM
Very nice!!! Thank you for your great work!!!
Field Researcher
#31 Old 8th Oct 2007 at 12:29 PM Last edited by SimplicityFlower : 8th Oct 2007 at 10:28 PM.
These are truly awesome. I have them in game and they look absolutely great. I came back to the thread to ask if theres any way you could do a half size version of these fences so that they would be suitable for use in front gardens. Say 3 foot high as opposed to 6. That would be truly awesome and you'd make my Alyson Hannigan sim very happy indeed.

(PS, i'd suggest you build your daughter her own PC so yours is free for more amazing creations!)
Scholar
#32 Old 8th Oct 2007 at 1:09 PM
WOOT!! They're finally here!!! :D

Amazing work dad, these are sooo awesome!

Congrats on 50 uploads, and thanks for such a wonderful gift!

And here's to 50 more!
Greatest Dad Ever
Original Poster
#33 Old 8th Oct 2007 at 6:47 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by SimplicityFlower
I came back to the thread to ask if theres any way you could do a half size version of these fences so that they would be suitable for use in front gardens. Say 3 foot high as opposed to 6. That would be truly awesome and you'd make my Alyson Hannigan sim very happy indeed.


Actually this would be very easy to do...And I could do them in about 15 minutes ..Just a case of cloning the fence and resizing the model..Keep on the lookout and i will get them up very soon

Thanks FP , I don't know about another 50 though I love making sets of things so 50 more sets of items and I just might go nuts , that is if D and HP dont make me nuts in chat !
Field Researcher
#34 Old 8th Oct 2007 at 10:31 PM
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Originally Posted by tigdadx4
Actually this would be very easy to do...And I could do them in about 15 minutes


Now thats just showing off! lol
Thanks for this though, it's really made my day. Although the present fences are wonderful, they are just too tall for front yards (they certainly live up to the 'privacy' part). I like to be able to see the fronts of my sims houses.

I'll be waiting (im)patiently for the new release and again, THANKS!
Instructor
#35 Old 10th Oct 2007 at 4:18 PM
These are wonderful! I am so impressed. I need both these and the half sized. Thanks!

Cogito ergo nupta non sum.
Scholar
#36 Old 10th Oct 2007 at 5:30 PM
o goodie i love you! woots!
ive been looknig for tall fences forever and here you are! yay!
Greatest Dad Ever
Original Poster
#37 Old 12th Oct 2007 at 5:24 PM
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Originally Posted by Paleoanth
These are wonderful! I am so impressed. I need both these and the half sized. Thanks!



I am very pleased someone of your caliber enjoys them Paleoanth !!!! This makes them worth making


Thank you all for the nice comments !!!!!!!
Lab Assistant
#38 Old 14th Oct 2007 at 10:03 PM
I've been needing a wider selection of tall fences and these are perfect THANK YOU!
Lab Assistant
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Test Subject
#39 Old 20th Oct 2007 at 9:20 PM
OMG i love this set. Thanks for sharing!
Field Researcher
#40 Old 20th Oct 2007 at 11:33 PM
Perfect! Thank you so much, I've been hoping for some more realistic privacy fences - they're exactly what I've needed for my beach houses. Thanks again, and keep up the excellent work!

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unholy living dead...

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Lab Assistant
#41 Old 21st Oct 2007 at 11:54 AM
thanks so much!i really need this!

I'd rather be a square peg in a round hole
Lab Assistant
#42 Old 21st Oct 2007 at 7:31 PM
yay im so tired of the one and only "private" fence that are sooo ugly... thx m8

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Forum Resident
#43 Old 21st Oct 2007 at 9:53 PM
thank you! great job!
Test Subject
#44 Old 21st Oct 2007 at 11:25 PM
Congrats on your 50th upload! It is certainly something to be proud of. Congrats on this becoming a "featured" download too! The fences are great. All your hard work is absolutely appreciated. Well done.
Greatest Dad Ever
Original Poster
#45 Old 22nd Oct 2007 at 1:34 AM
Thank You all ....

I cannot believe they were featured !!!! I am so honored !!!!!
Test Subject
#46 Old 22nd Oct 2007 at 9:36 AM
awesome!!!!!!!! ive been looking for fences like this for a LOOOOOOOOOOONG time!!!!and then you go and add matching gates?!?!?!? magical!
Lab Assistant
#47 Old 22nd Oct 2007 at 2:40 PM
WOW! You are SO amazing! I can tell it took a long time to make these. There's so much detail! Thanks so much!
Test Subject
#48 Old 23rd Oct 2007 at 1:48 AM
Thank You !!! These are just lovely fences and I can't wait to get them in use!!
Theorist
#49 Old 23rd Oct 2007 at 6:26 AM
awesome!
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