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2 Columns Converted To End Tables

by DaveyDaVinci Posted 3rd Apr 2010 at 6:55 PM - Updated 3rd Apr 2010 at 8:58 PM by DaveyDaVinci
16 Comments / replies (Who?) - 13 Feedback Posts, 3 Thanks 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.
I always wanted some of these columns as little end tables that I could place lamps, flowers, whatever on. So I finally got up the nerve and did it myself. I bring you.....COLUMN TABLES *Zomg what?* *Did he REALLY?* *whisper whisper*




Yes, I did. It's a really simple maxis match column converted into an end table. I edited the mesh a bit to make it look nice in a small scale.

Each table has 2 recolourable parts: The bases/tops are 1, the middle column section is the second






They can be found under surfaces/end tables. Please enjoy! and leave feedback on whether you enjoyed them or not

Polygon Counts:
PolyCounts
ColonialClassicColumnType1: High: 856 Low:244 Price:225
ContemporaryColumn High: 374 Low: 116 Price 150

Additional Credits:
Thanks goes to: everyone in #create, because I love thee.

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 3
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
ContemporaryColumnEndTable.rar

Size: 87.5 KB · Downloads: 5,675 · 3rd Apr 2010
87.5 KB 5,675 3rd Apr 2010
ColonialColumnEndTable.rar

Size: 154.5 KB · Downloads: 6,180 · 3rd Apr 2010
154.5 KB 6,180 3rd Apr 2010
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Scholar
#2 Old 3rd Apr 2010 at 7:14 PM
This is awesome! Very creative Davey!

Thank you for your awesome work!
Scholar
#3 Old 3rd Apr 2010 at 7:19 PM
Very nice idea, thanks
Veteran Finn
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#4 Old 3rd Apr 2010 at 7:22 PM
Wow, really cool idea! Nice work
Test Subject
#5 Old 3rd Apr 2010 at 9:04 PM
Thank you sooo much I have been waiting for someone to create a little stand for plants love it
Rogue Redeemer
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#6 Old 3rd Apr 2010 at 10:01 PM
I enjoy them very much, thanks man!
Instructor
#7 Old 4th Apr 2010 at 1:14 AM
Super! I can always use new endtables Thanks
Lab Assistant
#8 Old 5th Apr 2010 at 7:23 PM
ah perfect!!

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Lab Assistant
#9 Old 5th Apr 2010 at 7:52 PM
These look beautiful, thanks!
Zombie Socks
#10 Old 6th Apr 2010 at 1:24 AM
Wow! What a great idea! Will look wonderful is a fancy palace!

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Test Subject
#11 Old 6th Apr 2010 at 5:15 PM
Wonderful job! I love them
Test Subject
#12 Old 8th Apr 2010 at 1:06 PM
This is wonderful! And sure to be overused xD
Test Subject
#13 Old 18th Apr 2010 at 7:39 PM
This is really a smart idea and wonderful addition to the game. Thank you!
Test Subject
#14 Old 22nd Aug 2010 at 10:15 AM
I love it, great idea. I always wanted a proper pedestal for my collector sims' gems, and this'll do nicely, so it will.
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#15 Old 5th Apr 2012 at 7:16 AM
awesome! thanks :D
Lab Assistant
THANKS POST
#16 Old 10th Jan 2013 at 4:37 PM
Thank you!
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#17 Old 17th Feb 2017 at 5:00 PM
nice, great idea