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Short Stuff: Half Height AL Roof Deco

by whitewaterwood Posted 16th Jun 2010 at 7:00 PM
22 Comments / replies (Who?) - 18 Feedback Posts, 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.
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The inspiration for this came when my friend, Twi, was making a house that included the AL deco roof parts. But the top didn't look right. She had added several awkward fence pieces to the top of it, because the original roof pieces looked too tall to put there. So I suggested adding half height versions. Of course, there was no such thing, so I made it for her! Hopefully you too will find some use out of them!

These are exactly half a wall height.

The textures for these are all linked to the original AL roof pieces, so it requires AL. But on the plus side, you get all the textures and whatever recolors you might have for the originals!




Polygon Counts:
Inner Corner: 138 poly
Outer Corner: 142 poly
Straight: 60 poly

Additional Credits:
My dear friend Twi.

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

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HalfHeightALroofdeco.zip

Size: 25.3 KB · Downloads: 4,640 · 16th Jun 2010
25.3 KB 4,640 16th Jun 2010
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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.

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22 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 17 Feedback Posts, 4 Thanks Posts
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 8:51 PM
Hehe, they're so cute.
I will be using these, so thank you! ☺
Field Researcher
#3 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 9:13 PM
I like them, but, I have just one question, can you do this again with the mansions and garden stuff roof deco?
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#4 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 9:39 PM
No. I do not have Mansion and Garden. Sorry.

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Test Subject
#5 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 9:48 PM
would be dead useful when creating biuld in roof balconies, the regular roof tool is too clumsy and does not look so nice...just make a half wall and add this decos..
Instructor
#6 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 10:00 PM
Fantastic! These are much needed thankyou.
Alchemist
#7 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 10:39 PM
Thankyou very much!

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Top Secret Researcher
#8 Old 16th Jun 2010 at 11:00 PM
Awesome! I love having more maxis-matchy stuff.


#9 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 1:32 AM
W, that is so awesome. I hated how weird the roof was, I can't believe someone ddn't think of this sooner, simply superb!

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Forum Resident
#10 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 4:30 AM
Cute! Thanks for these! :D

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Lab Assistant
#11 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 5:03 AM
Yes, didn't know I needed them. But I do, thanks.
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#12 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 9:52 AM
Great idea!

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#13 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 2:40 PM
this is wonderful! I like this it a lot! I really need this

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Forum Resident
#14 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 3:22 PM
This is something I've been dreaming of for months! Thank you!
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#15 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 8:02 PM
Awesome and as soon as my computer is fixed, these will be my first dl.
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 17th Jun 2010 at 9:30 PM
Thank you for this. They will be so useful in my game. Such a long over due idea. Fantastic work! Too bad they aren't defaults though. I love your defaults too! <3
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#17 Old 18th Jun 2010 at 1:13 AM
Yay yay yay yay yay yay!!!!! Thank you WWW!!!!! *hug*

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Lab Assistant
#18 Old 18th Jun 2010 at 5:10 AM
AWESOME!! These should have been made a long time ago. Thanks!
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#19 Old 18th Jun 2010 at 7:38 AM
What a great idea, Thanks.
Field Researcher
THANKS POST
#20 Old 19th Jul 2010 at 11:56 AM
This is wonderful! Thanks!
Test Subject
#21 Old 5th Jan 2011 at 6:41 PM
Wonderful, they're really usable <3
Well... I've seen on your profile page, that now you do have Mansion and Garden SP, so could you please do the same with M&G roof pieces? Pretty pretty please!
Lab Assistant
THANKS POST
#22 Old 3rd Sep 2014 at 2:05 AM
Thank you for sharing!
Top Secret Researcher
THANKS POST
#23 Old 4th Dec 2014 at 10:13 PM
Great. Thank you