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UPDATED! Star Trek admiral's rank insignia as accessories!

by NixNivis Posted 18th Jul 2007 at 9:55 PM - Updated 29th Apr 2013 at 7:57 AM by NixNivis
4 Comments / replies (Who?) - 4 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.
UPDATE APRIL 29, 2013:
  • all UV maps have been updated, and the textures have been updated accordingly
  • the insignia for rear-admiral, lower half now has its own mesh
  • all insignia have custom thumbnails in CAS and in game, so you can actually see which insignia is which and don't have to hover over a nondescript head for the tooltip

The file names are the same as before, so if you already have these insignia in game the updated versions will overwrite the old files. However, if you have any Sims in game currently wearing my old rank insignia, you'll have to change their appearance in the mirror for the updated insignia to display correctly.

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Today I give you Starfleet admiral's rank insignia as accessories - which, of course, is the reason my admiral's uniforms (found here) don't have any rank insignia painted on them.

The insignia sit on both sides of the collar as well as on the sleeves. They will appear together with casual and formal clothes - and with outerwear if you have Seasons - and they can be worn together with other accessories, BUT: just as the uniforms, they are for adults and elders only. They will NOT show for young adult if you have University. I still don't think Starfleet has all that many twenty-something admirals.

Polygon Counts:
For all meshes: polys=50, vertices=135

Additional Credits:
- Tiggerypum, HystericalParoxysm and Dr Pixel, whose excellent tutorials have taught me everything I know about meshing for TS2 in general and accessory meshing in particular
- Wes H for the Unimesh plugins
- Quaxi and the other SimPE developers of
- The Milkshape team

Don't forget: If you like my work, hitting the "thanks" button or leaving a comment is a great way of showing it.

Happy simming!

Accessory Type: Misc
Age: Adult Elder
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable

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
nixnivis_startrekadmiralsinsignia.zip

Size: 178.7 KB · Downloads: 2,363 · 18th Jul 2007
178.7 KB 2,363 18th Jul 2007
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
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#2 Old 19th Jul 2007 at 1:12 AM
You keep continuing to impress me. These are absolutely brilliant! Can't wait to see the cadet uniforms.
Lab Assistant
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#3 Old 19th Jul 2007 at 8:26 AM
I just love these, just like all of your other great creations!

*hugs*
Forum Resident
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#4 Old 30th Jul 2007 at 8:42 PM
Good work, my friend. I have resized this and all the other uniforms to variuos body shapes and they look awesome. Thank you so much!
Forum Resident
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#5 Old 12th Aug 2007 at 10:45 AM
Brilliant work!...

Thanks for taking time to create/upload/share with us!.