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New Meshes -- Platform Bed & Side Table *UPDATE 8/21/05*

by CTNutmegger Posted 20th Apr 2005 at 4:56 AM - Updated 21st Aug 2005 at 11:20 PM by CTNutmegger : Added info on Vertices and Polygons
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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.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
This bed was made in answer to a request for my platform bed but with base and drawers. I thought a nice side table would look good with it, table finish also matches the other platform bed

Both meshes were created with MilkShape, object creating done using SimPE ver 0.35 and the MeshTool by Miche & Delphy.

Both have been optimized for low poly count, and work well in my own game.

Would like to know if they work without University, since I have it installed I can't tell.

Since everyone seem to want to know all specs on objects, here is the rundown on these --

Bed -
Comfort - 7
Energy - 8
Room - 5
Poly count - 168 (frame without bedding, and yes, that is the correct #, 168) with bedding - 1676
Vertice count - 1250

Table -
Room - 5
Poly count - 60 in Milkshape, in SimPE - 70
Vertice count - 140

Table base was the Cozy Colonial End Table that appears under Coffee Tables in the catalog. I wanted a low base that would be about the same height as the bed so this was the only option. For that reason you will find the table under Coffee Tables until I figure out where to change it.

To place objects on the lower shelf, use the, "move_objects on" cheat, (be sure to use the, "move_objects off", right after to avoid any problem with the cheat.).

Free to re-colour as you want, however if you post on a pay site, this mesh MUST remain a free download, or post a link to a free download.
Anything made by me is File-Share-Friendly and MUST remain that way.

Enjoy, Kathy
CTNutmegger of RSSS for TS2

:howdy: Forgot to mention the bed uses all custom and Maxis bedding.

NEW June 9
** Matching dresser now available, can be found HERE

UPDATE 8/21/05

Changed the comfort, sleep and relax values on the bed to match their posted values.

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: 169.1 KB · Downloads: 11,779 · 21st Aug 2005
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Size: 133.3 KB · Downloads: 15,970 · 20th Apr 2005
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Size: 141.6 KB · Downloads: 14,774 · 20th Apr 2005
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Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Origin (Ultimate Collection): Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims™ 2 Ultimate Collection\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows Vista/7/8/10: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Non-Origin, Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads
  • Mac x64: /Library/Containers/com.aspyr.sims2.appstore/Data/Library/Application Support/Aspyr/The Sims 2/Downloads
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Test Subject
#26 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 5:21 PM
very nice!!
Lab Assistant
#27 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 5:20 PM
such a lovely set again, thank you very much. i'll test it right now
Lab Assistant
#28 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 5:43 PM
Thank you!
Test Subject
#29 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 6:03 PM
Very nice work.
Test Subject
#30 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 6:36 PM
thankyou,i will try today,looks great !!!!!
Test Subject
#31 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 7:38 PM
Really cool bedroom! Thanks for making & sharing!
Field Researcher
#32 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 8:36 PM
All the custom content people make are wonderful for our game, but every now and then, a downloader comes across a jewel of a find! This platform storage bed is it for me!! It's the cat's meow, as far as I'm concerned! Thank you soooo much!! --green
Test Subject
#33 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 11:43 PM
woohoo! Thank you! off to test
Lab Assistant
#34 Old 20th Apr 2005 at 11:47 PM
thanks youuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu , yupiiiiiiii
#35 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 12:13 AM
Beautiful work, thank you
Test Subject
#36 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 12:58 AM
Absolutely beautiful. Can't wait to see them in my game. Thanks so much! :yippee:
Lab Assistant
#37 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 1:21 AM
Fantastic! :yippee:

Thank you! :D
Field Researcher
#38 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 3:12 AM
Stunning! Thank you
Field Researcher
#39 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 5:07 AM
Just awesome Kathy!! I love it...was looking for a bed to fit into my Pine set I'm working on and I think it looks awesome in it!!


"The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without the work"
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Test Subject
#40 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 6:53 AM
Thanks so much these are great. Looks so much like my real-life bed
Field Researcher
Original Poster
#41 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 7:12 AM
Wow, Jessica, that is a really great set, glad you like the bed :D
Test Subject
#42 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 12:11 PM
Beautifull!!! Thank you so much
Test Subject
#43 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 1:31 PM
thank you...the set is wonderful!
Lab Assistant
#44 Old 21st Apr 2005 at 3:17 PM
Lab Assistant
#45 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 2:32 AM
Thank you so much! This is a gorgeous set!
Test Subject
#46 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 4:31 AM
Great work, thank you
Test Subject
#47 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 6:16 AM
Thank you for these nice beds.
Lab Assistant
#48 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 9:03 AM
I have Uni...will test them out for you to see if there are any problems. Thanks for the beds, I love the look of them!
#49 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 1:15 PM
Gorgeous set...thanks so much!
Lab Assistant
#50 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 3:53 PM
Thank You so much! I love this set.
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