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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: 11,775 · 21st Aug 2005
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Size: 133.3 KB · Downloads: 15,965 · 20th Apr 2005
133.3 KB 15,965 20th Apr 2005

Size: 141.6 KB · Downloads: 14,770 · 20th Apr 2005
141.6 KB 14,770 20th Apr 2005
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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Lab Assistant
#51 Old 22nd Apr 2005 at 4:59 PM
Wonderful bed! Thanks!!!
Lab Assistant
#52 Old 24th Apr 2005 at 3:14 AM
Awesome, thanks!
Test Subject
#53 Old 24th Apr 2005 at 8:06 AM
That´s wonderful! Thank you for sharing!
#54 Old 24th Apr 2005 at 6:01 PM
Whoop da' freakin' do! These are AWEsome. Thank you...a BUNCH of times!!!
#55 Old 24th Apr 2005 at 7:53 PM

love katie :guitar:
Forum Resident
#56 Old 25th Apr 2005 at 6:48 AM
Very very nice, they look great, TY so much for sharing your lovely creations with us.
Field Researcher
#57 Old 25th Apr 2005 at 1:28 PM
Lovely, can't wait to try it. Thank you.
Lab Assistant
#58 Old 26th Apr 2005 at 10:17 AM
Hello there,
first off, let me say thank you for the beautiful beds and the wonderful matching table!! They are, by far, my favorite beds in the whole game! I wanted to let you know that I am using them for recolors on my site, and will point users here for the original file, unless you give permission for your meshes to be put on my site as well, proper credit given of course!! If I'm only allowed to link to this thread for original meshes, that's fine as well!!!
So far, there's only one bedroom with your wonderful bed, but there WILL be more, i assure you!!!

Whytewolfsangel ~aka just plain ol' traci~
Webmaster and Creator at SED Sims
Field Researcher
#59 Old 26th Apr 2005 at 12:34 PM
Wonderful...Thank You
Test Subject
#60 Old 27th Apr 2005 at 4:20 AM
This looks great! Can't wait to try it. Thanks!
#61 Old 27th Apr 2005 at 4:19 AM
pretty cool, thanks mate
#62 Old 27th Apr 2005 at 1:11 PM
totally awesome! Thanks!
Test Subject
#63 Old 27th Apr 2005 at 5:03 PM
Very nice thank you!!!
Field Researcher
Original Poster
#64 Old 27th Apr 2005 at 5:15 PM
Thank you everyone for the nice words.

And to Whytewolfsangel,
I have no problem with you posting the meshes on your site if you have room for them.
BTW - your recolour look really nice.

Kathy :D
Test Subject
#65 Old 27th Apr 2005 at 5:44 PM
Wonderful bed - really - Thank you a lot
Lab Assistant
#66 Old 30th Apr 2005 at 3:20 PM
great thanks
#67 Old 2nd May 2005 at 5:28 PM
This looks really great. My parents have a bed almost exactly like this, and I've been coveting it since they brought it. At least my sims can have one, even if I can't. :D
Lab Assistant
#68 Old 3rd May 2005 at 4:52 PM
thanks - loved the original platform bed too!
#69 Old 3rd May 2005 at 8:58 PM
coooooooool tnx so much
Test Subject
#70 Old 4th May 2005 at 4:01 AM
Test Subject
#71 Old 5th May 2005 at 12:58 PM
Great work, thanks for sharing :D
Test Subject
#72 Old 7th May 2005 at 5:44 AM
These platform beds and side tables have quickly become my favorite bedroom accessories. Thanks for your hard work on them!
Test Subject
#73 Old 7th May 2005 at 8:58 PM
Thank you for the side tables...I have your first set of platform beds and look great in the game...I think my sims like them best! No UV installed and they work great. Thanks again.
Field Researcher
#74 Old 12th May 2005 at 2:10 AM
I love your creations. Thank you.
Test Subject
#75 Old 12th May 2005 at 11:16 PM
Absolutely beautiful!
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