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Sep 29, 2016 @ 12:41pm
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Sleeved Scaled Armor (Mashup)

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Description
I've noticed it's still hard to find sleeves and pant legs for some of the vanilla armors, so this mod aims to try to fix that.

What it is: A mashup of meshes, made in nifskope, with very limited experience. Essentially, there are two meshes, merged together, 4 arms, 4 legs, etc., with the textures strategically erased, so you see only some of them. There are going to be spots that overlap and/or look sloppy. This is because, if they were cut any further, there would be (more) gaping holes in the armor.

What it isn't: Perfect, and it's not going to be. To do it right would require using blender, or something like it, to actually remove parts of one mesh and fit them to another. This is simply beyond my skill, so please don't ask. This represents the best I can do with what little knowledge I have.


The mod includes scaled armor with mage robe sleeves and pant legs, for males. The female model is less cooperative, so it ended up with miner's clothes instead. They are called Sleeved Scaled Armor.

There is also a version with leather sleeves and pant legs, from the Thieves Guild armor. This one, for the same reason stated above, is only available in the male model . It is called Heavy Scaled Armor.

Both are standalone, and should not interfere at all with the normal scaled armor, found in game.

I have removed that overgrown guitar pick pauldron from the male armor, both because I could and because I hate it. HATE! Unfortunately, the female mesh is one piece, and I was not able to remove it.

Both are craftable and upgradable at the forge/workbench, respectively. The cloth sleeves add 1 lb and 1 point of armor. The leather sleeves add 3 lbs and 2 pts of armor. Not much, but you aren't running around in the snow, with no sleeves now.


If you want leather armor with sleeves and pants, fosterxbl (nexus) has done far better than I ever could, (the right way.)

See Cuir Bouilli here http://www.nexusmods.com/skyrim/mods/58871/?

There should be a replacer version, in addition to the normal .esp.

I have had to pack the archive by hand, as creation kit kept missing things. If you discover a missing mesh or texture, please let me know, and I will try to include it. Overlapping edges and rough spots, as mentioned above, are something we're stuck with, at least for now.

Cleaned with TES5edit 3.1.3

Thanks to Bethesda, Nifskope, GIMP, for the tools, and to Bryan Wee for his youtube tutorial on mashups.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gf3qDPfBr1E

Please credit for use.


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17 Comments
CovertSoldier_1 Dec 12, 2016 @ 12:06pm 
pls search the Sordan on youtube and create he aromor

jreese46  [author] Oct 19, 2016 @ 1:08pm 
No worries. Did you find what you needed?
crukt^ Oct 19, 2016 @ 4:21am 
thanks a lot
jreese46  [author] Oct 18, 2016 @ 6:48pm 
No, because it will be different, depending on how many mods, dlcs, etc. you may have. Best to use console help

help "sleeved scaled"

or

help "heavy scaled"

to find the codes, then use those codes for the player.additem command.
crukt^ Oct 18, 2016 @ 2:42pm 
could u tell what the item code is?
jreese46  [author] Oct 15, 2016 @ 1:32pm 
You're welcome Cadmus. Hope it helps.
Cadmus Oct 14, 2016 @ 3:39pm 
I love the scaled armour but hated having my arms exposed, thanks for the mod!
jreese46  [author] Oct 12, 2016 @ 8:54pm 
Thank you Sam.
Sam Suphit Oct 12, 2016 @ 12:17pm 
i say yes because simple mod without alls stupids things,just thanks..
jreese46  [author] Oct 11, 2016 @ 11:38pm 
Thanks King. I agree. :)