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Elven arched fence

by Lethe_s Posted 8th Oct 2006 at 3:44 PM - Updated 8th Nov 2006 at 9:32 PM by Lethe_s
86 Comments / replies (Who?) - 25 Feedback Posts
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.
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Hi,

here's another item to add variety to your building.
This arched fence allows you to build 'hallways' through gardens etc.

my thanks to Numenor, Tiggy, Delphy and the rest of the staff for their inspiration and help.

How it works

This does not work in the base game. You will need at least one ep!!
Doesn't matter which one. Maxis fixed fences so they can be cloned and remeshed.

Fences are pretty much like objects. Just unrar and put in your Downloads folder. You'll find them in Build items under 'Fences'

The rar file has four different fences, both with straight and diagonal versions.
You'll need to fiddle with the different pieces to get the effect you want.
Some bits WILL overlap. I don't personally mind this, so I didn't make four more versions to stop it from doing that

Policy

This is a build item, so you're allowed to use it in your houses and upload it with them. I do appreciate credit and a link to this thread.

Since it's necessary to clone these in order to recolour them, you're allowed to do so. However, you must give me credit for the mesh and a link to this thread. I literally spent months on it, so don't go claiming it as yours.
Tags: #elven, #elf, #fence, #build

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
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
lethes-archedfence.rar

Size: 574.4 KB · Downloads: 57,427 · 8th Oct 2006
574.4 KB 57,427 8th Oct 2006
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
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
#51 Old 9th Oct 2006 at 7:00 PM
Default Beautiful
Thanks for uploading, this looks great
Field Researcher
#52 Old 10th Oct 2006 at 12:41 AM
OMG! That's awsome!

i'm not mean
you're just stupid
http://reronaville.myminicity.com/
Lab Assistant
#53 Old 10th Oct 2006 at 2:25 AM
Quote:
Originally Posted by stupiddog
*Fangirl scream*

This is amazing! You cease to amaze! Has anybody told you that you've got the cutest avatar, by the way?


I echo the fangirl scream! I also think that is the cutest Snape icon ever!!
These are amazing! Thank you for all your hard work!

You have suffered enough and warred with yourself. It's time that you won...

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Livejournal...
Test Subject
#54 Old 10th Oct 2006 at 9:30 AM
Default thx!!
Ur my hero!! I just love ur elvish work, keep goin...
Test Subject
#55 Old 10th Oct 2006 at 3:07 PM
Default Awesome!
This is what I call arquitectural art work! you really made something beautifull its just perfectly balanced not to much not to little...congratulations! this is a peace of art...you wonderfull you :D
Lab Assistant
#56 Old 10th Oct 2006 at 6:37 PM
Whoah! *picking up eyeballs and put them back into place* THAT'S probably the most beautiful fence I've ever seen in my LIFE! Thanks a thousand times for uploading~
Test Subject
#57 Old 11th Oct 2006 at 9:56 AM
so even if i have an ep can i still use this in the regular sims 2 also? thanks andi love how it looks :-)
Fluffy
retired moderator
Original Poster
#58 Old 11th Oct 2006 at 12:37 PM
candydarling,
i'm afraid you will need to have an ep installed.
The fence won't show up if you only have the base game installed.
Forum Resident
#59 Old 11th Oct 2006 at 4:40 PM
Thanks Lethe!
I love all of your elven and medieval creations! Don't stop making them!

Visit my web site:Fanciful Sims
Royal Kingdom Challenge:
http://tinyurl.com/b4ajz
Live your medieval dream
Test Subject
#60 Old 13th Oct 2006 at 7:54 AM
no yeah i know, but if i have university and the base game, can i use this on both versions? sorry if i worded it so it is confusing. and thank you for the reply :-)
Scholar
#61 Old 15th Oct 2006 at 2:15 PM
lovely addition to the stairs :D
kind of lends itself to some sort of wedding theme...hmmm... thinking
Lab Assistant
#62 Old 25th Oct 2006 at 7:50 AM
Oh! Oh! Oh! -snatches and vanishes in a puff of anime-style "makin tracks" dust- This will be perfect as the backdrop for all those damned "can't put the arch there.. wedding pics will have a bubble blower behind them" wedding pictures!

3/31-4/1: I survived The Great Llama Day of 2006

"Flaming sims aren't much fun, they don't come when you call, they don't even try." - Iscariot on sim+firejet=?
Test Subject
#63 Old 22nd Nov 2006 at 8:22 PM
THIS LOOKS AWESOME you always come out with great mods leathe! too bad i dont have an expansion pack or I would download this immediatly in fact this makes me wanna go and buy an expansion pack rite now!
Field Researcher
#64 Old 28th Nov 2006 at 9:33 AM
Incredible work!
What a dream come true! Should an enchanting look.
Forever lost of a time that was know more, long forgotten! You
Lethe_s have given us back the magic.
Thank you so much for this!

*´)
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(¸.·´ (¸.·´Platinum*¨)¸;*
Instructor
#65 Old 14th Dec 2006 at 1:19 AM
So beautiful! Thank you!
Test Subject
#66 Old 6th Jan 2007 at 9:00 PM
Aparently there's nothing in the .rar file
Oh and the only things that worked from the teen bedroom set is the bed and the table the old elven bedroom set work completly
Fluffy
retired moderator
Original Poster
#67 Old 6th Jan 2007 at 10:52 PM
jhndvdprkr,
the rar works fine for me
are you sure you're not timing out or something?
if it's going slow, you can try again later.
Test Subject
#68 Old 8th Jan 2007 at 7:20 PM
all you downloads seem to time out for some reason:-/
Fluffy
retired moderator
Original Poster
#69 Old 9th Jan 2007 at 8:00 AM
jhndvdprkr,
you seem to be on mostly at the busy times of the day (evenings in Europe)
try downloading at a different time of the day. I find mornings to be very 'calm', for instance.
Or wait till the holiday rush is over, which should be any day now :D
Scholar
#70 Old 21st Jan 2007 at 6:24 PM
More for my pointy-eared sims!!! lol
Thanks a lot for making this, An excellent elven work
Test Subject
#71 Old 7th Feb 2007 at 6:24 PM
wow they wonderfall thanks for sharing^^
Test Subject
#72 Old 13th Feb 2007 at 4:12 PM
Very beautiful and very special. LOVE it, realy hope that people won't "forget" to give you credit especialy when you worked so long on this. Thanks for sharing

LOVEE your work!!! @>,-'-
Test Subject
#73 Old 14th May 2007 at 12:19 AM
Where is the justice in these pix?! WOWOW so beautiful and stunningly captivating!WHoooohoooo! Thank you.
Invara
Field Researcher
#74 Old 28th May 2007 at 3:02 PM
These are really beautiful!!!! Great Job.
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