Model 90 Degree Spytech I-Beams 1.0

Made by Rexy

  1. Rexy

    aa Rexy The Kwisatz Haderach

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    90 Degree I-Beams:

    *Contains models to fit over 128, 256 and 512 unit geometry
    *Collision mesh included
    *6 skins
    *1.4 mb uncompressed for all files (pack only what you need!)
    *Polycount per model: 884 Triangles

    Please read the readme included for credit info.

    Thanks!

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  2. The Political Gamer

    aa The Political Gamer

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    :drool1: Now thats sexy.
     
  3. Penguin

    aa Penguin Clinically Diagnosed with Small Mapper's Syndrome

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    That's a beaut. Can you make the teamcoloured ones more intesne, though?

    Right now they look pink and green.
     
  4. Rexy

    aa Rexy The Kwisatz Haderach

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    Oh yes, don't forget, if you need a custom fit, tell me the units, I'll try to fill that as soon as I can.
     
  5. SiniStarR

    SiniStarR L8: Fancy Shmancy Member

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    wow thats actually crazy, these would be perfect for my next map. If your willing to do custom fits, then I will definitely bother you later :p
     
  6. A Boojum Snark

    aa A Boojum Snark Toraipoddodezain Mazahabado

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    I didn't notice these in Operative, were they there? I ask because from a structural standpoint they don't make a whole lot of sense. I can't think of a proper use for such a shape. o_O
     
  7. Rexy

    aa Rexy The Kwisatz Haderach

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    The difference is slight, but yes, take a look:

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    I'm also using these colors from the TF2 palette:

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  8. Rexy

    aa Rexy The Kwisatz Haderach

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    No, they weren't in operative. And structurally, they don't make a whole lot of sense. I'm not a structural engineer. o_O

    But, they would hold up a floor/wall combination at 90 degrees. Or a ceiling/wall combo as well.
     
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  9. Penguin

    aa Penguin Clinically Diagnosed with Small Mapper's Syndrome

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    Can you make ones that bend the other way? So that they structrually make sense?
     
  10. Rexy

    aa Rexy The Kwisatz Haderach

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    If I made them, would you use them?
     
  11. Penguin

    aa Penguin Clinically Diagnosed with Small Mapper's Syndrome

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    Good point. =P

    I dunno, I suppose I would not. I'm just throwing it out there.
     
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  12. Ravidge

    aa Ravidge Grand Vizier

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    I can use these, thanks for the added spytech props Rexy.
     
  13. Stormcaller3801

    Stormcaller3801 L5: Dapper Member

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    Very nicely done. I could picture these being used to wrap around a bundle of pipes that enter a room from one wall and go out the other, with the I-beams dividing up them up into three separate portions. Or even to support a skybox (as in stadium) looking down onto some big piece of spytech.
     
  14. Acumen

    aa Acumen Annoyer

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    yus, some great work you delieverd there :)
    you mapping guys better start using all these support beams :D
     
  15. Rexy

    aa Rexy The Kwisatz Haderach

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    July 12: Fixed the collision meshes...Lightwave's SMD exporter doesn't like to create correct collision meshes or animated sequences...despite my love for the software, I had to use the free XSI mod tool to export working collision meshes for these models.

    Updated the download file...if you downloaded these models, I suggest you update your files to the newest version. With this fix, you'll be able to walk through the negative spaces of the model, should you want to. Previously, the collision mesh doesn't work this way.

    Example:

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