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by sartake Posted 19th Mar 2006 at 3:12 PM - Updated 20th Mar 2006 at 8:20 AM by sartake : A new file with smaller polycount
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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.
I made some changes, removed the smooth and subsurf options from in 'blender' 3d program and was able to get the polycount down quite a bit. It still looks good in the game.YAY.

I wanted to create a Trampoline for my sims backyard and I guess you could use for your gyms also to go with the other gym items I made. I used a 3 tile sofa so your sim to jump on it but because the sofa surface is lower then a trampoline I made the tramp lower. So it's kind of a medium sized tramp.

I was going to create a round one but thought it might be easier to use a rectangle shape so it looks good when your sims jumps around.

Old polycount : faces-14594/verts-9562
New Polycount : faces-3440/verts-3442

I haven't had any problems with this object even with it's large file size so I hope noone else does....Enjoy....

Picture Below: Poor Jack is trying to relax while June jumps around. (Yes, he bounces when she jumps.hehehe)

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Sims 2 University Nightlife
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Size: 85.4 KB · Downloads: 4,731 · 20th Mar 2006
85.4 KB 4,731 20th Mar 2006
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Test Subject
#2 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 3:16 PM
this is great..nothing better than a jump on the trampoline than jumping on the couch
Forum Resident
#3 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 3:18 PM
Wow, this is so cool! Very inventive of you, Great Job!

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Test Subject
#4 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 3:19 PM
this is just what i've always wanted!!
Field Researcher
#5 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 3:25 PM
Wow, that's original! Thank you for sharing!
Lab Assistant
#6 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 3:49 PM
Origonal and just what I'v been searching for, great job!

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Lab Assistant
#7 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 4:05 PM
You Rule! Thanks So Much! :jig:

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Lab Assistant
#8 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 4:07 PM
Thank you, this trampoline is really good.

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Lab Assistant
#9 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 4:47 PM
Great idea. I always wanted Maxis to release one, but no need now! Thank you very much.

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#10 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 4:49 PM
sartake, this is a neat idea, but, it's very high in poly/verts and is not good for the game. The Maxis recommended polygon range is 2800 or less. It would be great if you could lower it.

Test Subject
#11 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 5:00 PM
Im haveing problems dling it right now....

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#12 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 5:09 PM
I love it, thanks so much!

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Lab Assistant
#13 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 5:35 PM
My simmies will enjoy this, thank you.

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#14 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 5:36 PM
This is cool. Thank you
Lab Assistant
#15 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 5:49 PM
I have to say that I'm surprised that this wasn't featured! Thanks a lot!!!!

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#16 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 6:25 PM
I've been waiting for one of these...thank you very much!
Lab Assistant
#17 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 6:49 PM
Thanx soo much, this is awesome!!!! Oh and by the way I love your avatar, now I must go listen to his music!!!

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#18 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 7:40 PM
THank you very much! This is way beyond cool! Brill idea! ;oD
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Lab Assistant
#19 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 11:13 PM
thanks a bunch for all the bouncy fun my sims will be having!

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Lab Assistant
#20 Old 19th Mar 2006 at 11:56 PM
One can they really jump on it because i would just jump for joy, and two is it OFB compatiable
#21 Old 20th Mar 2006 at 12:31 AM
Excellent! Thank you!

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Lab Assistant
#22 Old 20th Mar 2006 at 1:29 AM
When I saw this, I was ecstatic-something I've always wanted for my simmies! But the poly/vert count is WAY too high. =(
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Original Poster
#23 Old 20th Mar 2006 at 3:14 AM
I will have a look at getting the polycount down. I think the main problem with it is the rounded corners. They are what makes the count high. I also used Subsurf to make it the roundness more smooth. If you don't mind it being less smooth I can get the polycount down.

Ding318K- Yes they can jump on it. Like they do on a sofa. The trampoline doesn't have an effect with it that shows it move with the sims jumps but the sims don't seem to mind...hehe

I don't have OFB yet so I couldn't say if it will work or not. Sorry. I guess you can always try yourself.
Lab Assistant
#24 Old 20th Mar 2006 at 3:31 AM
It looks great, but since it's based on the sofa, does this mean sims DON'T earn body points while jumping on it?
Test Subject
#25 Old 20th Mar 2006 at 4:19 AM
awesome, thanks alot!
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