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Picked upload! "Old Coffee Maker": New Mesh & 5 recolors

by -Maylin- Posted 23rd Jun 2007 at 6:39 PM - Updated 12th Oct 2008 at 11:25 AM by -Maylin-
40 Comments / replies (Who?) - 15 Feedback Posts, 1 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.
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
Hi all,

As requested by a friend, I have created this "Old Coffee Maker" based on a real one used during the 19th century.



It' s a functional item.

I've done 5 recolors of it:


They will be useful in victorian houses. Hope you like them!
"Comments" and "Thanks" are always appreciated
-Maylin-

*Do not post my creations to the exchange!
*Recolor my meshes is allowed (free only) but please link back to my post for original meshes.
Do not include my meshes with your recolor zip files.
*Including in a house lot is allowed (free only) with credits and link.
*And please forgive my bad english, it's not my native language



Polygon Counts:
Faces:
Body: 1262
Jug: 546

Additional Credits:
Created with Blender, The Gimp, UVMapper and SimPE.

Style: Antique
Room: Kitchen
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
mesh.zip 90.3 KB 29,235 23rd Jun 2007
5 recolors.zip 248.5 KB 26,859 23rd Jun 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: Use WinRAR (Windows) or Stuffit (Mac) to extract the .package file(s) from the .rar or .zip file(s).

3. Place in Downloads Folder: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your Downloads folder:
  • Windows XP: Documents and Settings\(Current User Account)\My Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Windows Vista/7/8: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\
  • Mac: Users\(Current User Account)\Documents\EA Games\The Sims 2\Downloads\

-or-

4. Place in Program Files: Cut and paste the .package file(s) into your appropriate Install folder:
  • Windows XP: C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Program Files\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Program Files(x86)\EA GAMES\The Sims 2 (Your Latest EP)\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Origin: C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection\Fun with Pets\SP9\TSData\Res\Catalog\Bins
  • Mac: APPLICATIONS FOLDER -> THE SIMS 2 -> TSDATA -> RES -> CATALOG


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40 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 38 Feedback Posts, 1 Thanks Posts
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Field Researcher
#26 Old 26th Jun 2007 at 12:40 AM
Thank you, Maylin! I love your antique items so much! :-D
Lab Assistant
#27 Old 21st Jul 2007 at 11:13 AM
Ohhhhhhh I love this, Thank you so much :0
Test Subject
#28 Old 27th Jul 2007 at 11:54 PM Last edited by Canoodle : 28th Jul 2007 at 12:19 AM. Reason: see site news>new creator rules #3b
Great! Keep up the good work
Top Secret Researcher
#29 Old 3rd Sep 2007 at 6:10 PM
Thank you so much--this is great! Old-fashioned appliances are such a rarity for our games.

I am looking for someone who can convert a couple of TS2 meshes to TS3 for my world project. If you would be willing to consider this please PM me for details.
Test Subject
#30 Old 25th Sep 2007 at 4:46 PM
Yes, this is endeed useful in victorian houses! Beautyful made, Thanks!
Field Researcher
#31 Old 29th Oct 2007 at 6:50 PM
awesome
Thank You!


free custom contet for The Sims 2 and for The Sims 3

Lab Assistant
#32 Old 24th Dec 2007 at 12:07 AM
Thank you for creating this! I think the white porcelain reclour will also blend in very nicely in medieval-style neighbourhoods.
#33 Old 20th Jan 2008 at 10:30 AM
Thanks, another GREAT creation. Thanks!

Bites and Kisses
Vampire
Test Subject
#34 Old 23rd Feb 2008 at 3:55 PM
Thank you so much for this Maylin. This will look great in my victorian house.
Lab Assistant
#35 Old 13th Jun 2008 at 3:06 PM
Gorgeous set.....as soon as I put this in my sim home ...they had to have coffee and kept on going to coffee....so I had to take it out and put it back only when I want them to drink coffee...but this is so gorgeous thank you
Test Subject
#36 Old 2nd Jul 2008 at 6:37 PM
Yes, these are lovely, with an authentic eye for detail and (mercifully) a subtlety of colouring. The only problem I found with this set in-game is the attraction seems set off the scale, with sims trekking from far corners of the lot to drink themselves silly on coffee and then quit it when their bladder need maxs. An object can be *too* attractive....
Lab Assistant
#37 Old 3rd Nov 2008 at 10:09 PM
This is really beautiful and well-done. I agree with John Connor though, the Sims find it way too irresistible and don't want to do anything but drink coffee. So I have to put it in inventory much of the time.
Test Subject
#38 Old 27th Mar 2009 at 6:48 PM
Your English is better than most of the people I know, don't worry. XD Very nice item, I can't wait to use it!
Test Subject
#39 Old 27th Apr 2009 at 7:48 PM
Where is this located, please? I've downloaded it several times and it just doesn't seem to appear in my game. It should be in small appliances, correct?
Test Subject
#40 Old 2nd May 2010 at 11:57 AM
I completely adore this! I wish I had found it years ago!

~Life is what you make it. Happiness is a state of mind~
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#41 Old 22nd Jul 2014 at 5:53 PM
So cute and tiny! ^-^
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