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The planes composing ladders do not mirror on the back as one would expect, resulting in physical/illogical weirdness.
Fixed model (Mojang has full permission to use this fix): ladder.json
- Place a ladder
- View the specific dark pixel on the right bar
- View the exact same section of the ladder on the direct opposite side
- Note that that dark pixel is now on the opposite side even though it shouldn't be