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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 !

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2
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Size: 1.46 MB · Downloads: 44,972 · 3rd Oct 2007
1.46 MB 44,972 3rd Oct 2007
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Test Subject
#51 Old 25th Oct 2007 at 7:55 PM
ThankU very much, these are lovely!!

Abacaxí
Lab Assistant
#52 Old 27th Oct 2007 at 5:46 PM
These look great! but i'm getting an error in the file. I redownloaded it twice and getting ! CRC failed The file is corrupt! Unexpected end of archive errors
Greatest Dad Ever
Original Poster
#53 Old 27th Oct 2007 at 9:46 PM
Quote:
Originally Posted by JeffreyC
These look great! but i'm getting an error in the file. I redownloaded it twice and getting ! CRC failed The file is corrupt! Unexpected end of archive errors



I do not know what would be causing your problem i just downloaded them and they opened up fine for me ...All i can tell you is download them again ..
Test Subject
#54 Old 30th Oct 2007 at 1:45 PM
Great looking! Thanks so much. I can't wait to use them in my game. I am still amazed at the patience and creativity of folks like you who bring so much to this game. Thanks again.
Lab Assistant
#55 Old 16th Feb 2008 at 4:02 PM
Thanks sooo much! These look great - so much better than my current options! I can't wait to use them in game.
Lab Assistant
#56 Old 22nd Apr 2008 at 8:35 AM Last edited by harry_tristan_harding : 25th Apr 2008 at 3:41 AM.
I love these and love playing with them in my game. I do wish there was a two tile gate for it but I'm not sure how to recolour things. This isn't a need but it would be nice if you could make one. Thanks Again for the great Fences and Gates.

P.S. Your doggy's so CUTE, I wish I could hug and pet it. LOL wow random moment ^_^

~Eileen~

Now Taking Requests for House's and Paintings! Downloads also at simbology.com
Field Researcher
#57 Old 28th Apr 2008 at 2:25 AM
These are exactly what I have been looking for. The house I grew up in had this tall wooden privacy fence in the backyard, and I'm always trying to build one for my sims, forgetting that it does not exist in the game. These are all perfect. Thanks!
Test Subject
#58 Old 11th May 2008 at 2:57 AM
Congratulations on the feature! Well deserved! The quality is fab and there is quite some varieties of fences too.
Lab Assistant
#59 Old 14th May 2008 at 11:01 AM
Woop Fencie Goodness!

Life is a curious game..
Test Subject
#60 Old 20th May 2008 at 5:24 PM
Funny enough, I came here today specifically looking for privacy fences. And what did I see on the first page?

Thanks so much CD, these look great!

"We're just Harmless, Historical Nuts.
Who wear boiler plate on our butts.
Who dress up clothes from the 12th century.
And bash on each other with sticks and debris.
And make up the world's largest private army...
Harmless, Historical Nuts."
Test Subject
#61 Old 29th May 2008 at 5:40 PM
These are spectacular! We haven't really had a satisfactory tall wooden fence in either the base game or any EPs, but between these and Frillen's interweaved fences we're now spoilt for choice!
Test Subject
#62 Old 30th May 2008 at 3:02 AM
Yes! These fences are just perfect for my houses. Now my Sims can finally have a real private backyard.

"Always keep an open mind in such strange times we live in."
Lab Assistant
#63 Old 31st May 2008 at 7:33 PM
*picks up jaw* These are exactly what I was looking for. The Maxis privacy fences are so....off; these are realistic & just perfect. Thanks for these!

When life gives you lemons, study them and write a book about all the things you can do with lemons and win an award. 'Cause awards are shiny.
Test Subject
#64 Old 10th Jun 2008 at 5:35 PM
You are officially my hero of the day! I have been waiting for some fences just like these! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

"I will show you the light of heaven and the sorrow of falling from grace... I'll take you beyond heaven and hell, my love. For a price. All things for a price..."
Test Subject
#65 Old 3rd Jul 2008 at 7:57 PM
Just wantedt to thank you for these. Love them. Im using them in my houses that are for dwl at AnnoSims. Some of the houses are not up yet as they are part of a project.

/Marbi
Test Subject
#66 Old 15th Aug 2008 at 10:24 PM
I really love them and the work you did really shows. One question, are the gates lockable (OFB feature)?

"Where oh were is REAL lesbian Hair??!@!!!@#$@#$"
-All my lesbian sims thought bubbles when they sleep
Test Subject
#67 Old 3rd Sep 2008 at 1:06 PM
Oh My God... This is exactly what I've been wanting for ages! I only just started looking for custom content today, cos I am rather scared of downloading things of teh inter-webs, so having found this like right away is so cool. Thank you so much, this is totally cool, and don't stop making more!!!
Instructor
#68 Old 8th Jan 2009 at 3:19 AM
Fantastic set, one I can't live without. There's really nothing else like it. Thanks!
Lab Assistant
#69 Old 24th Jan 2009 at 4:06 PM
Hi, Cooldad, hope you are still checking your threads. I love your set of fences and gates. Just one thing. The #9 gate full size is actually half size. Can you fix that? Thanks.
Lab Assistant
#70 Old 13th Jun 2009 at 7:01 PM
The first one is my favourite.

[B] Regards,

T.L.L.
Test Subject
#71 Old 17th Jun 2009 at 3:27 AM
This is perfect for my lot! Thanks! ^_^
Lab Assistant
#72 Old 24th Jun 2009 at 6:08 AM
These are gorgeous =] This is my first official thank you comment. I can never find a perfect fence for every house, and I'm sure these will help tons.


Thanks bunches. =]
Test Subject
#73 Old 27th Jul 2009 at 4:51 PM
Whoa! This is awesome! Thank you Thank you!
Test Subject
#74 Old 4th Aug 2009 at 6:02 PM
oh my gosh, the're sooo realistic <3 love ittt!
Lab Assistant
#75 Old 17th Sep 2009 at 12:22 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by suzannah
I really love them and the work you did really shows. One question, are the gates lockable (OFB feature)?


No, these don't lock but OH HOW I WISH THEY DID!!!
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