|Centre unit not attached yet - but needed to see what it would look like ;-)|
I then was able to measure the exact base frame, cut out the openings for the prongs of the fork lift and inserted the hooks for the closing things for the doors.
Because I definitely was not keen on producing 16 identical 1mm thick (!) corners by hand I had them done in 3D printing a while ago - ready when the big day comes.
|Here the parts I worked with|
|.. resulting in realistic lower framework|
So, it now looks very impressive with all these fitting and rods :-) The opening next to it is for the house door - still undecided on what this should look like.
|Just need the lock for the chain... I will eventually find one in the right size.|
And just for the fun of it: the letterbox is ready for the postman!