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Project by bob101 posted 11-05-2015 03:19 PM 889 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a six and a half foot tall cabinet humidor that I have been working on when time permits for a while now that is finally done! The cabinet carcass is cabinet grade birch veneered ply, with a solid birds eye maple face frame. The lower table is all solid birds eye maple with a gentle arc on the legs. the interior is lined in solid Spanish cedar with trays of wormy maple ply that I had custom pressed, with a solid black walnut top trim, and set at 20 degree angle for viewing. The interior was coated with a sealer coat of lacquer and then the entire exterior got eight coats of lacquer and sanding. Humidification is by cigar oasis( magna series). This unit should store a couple thousand cigars. Interior volume is eight cubic feet.

-- rob, ont,canada





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philk

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#1 posted 11-05-2015 03:39 PM

For the interior, did you seal the Spanish Cedar or just the trays?

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#2 posted 11-05-2015 04:30 PM

No the interior before I installed the cedar lining. It’s just to minimize any potential humidity related movement

-- rob, ont,canada

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#3 posted 11-05-2015 04:31 PM

The trays are also lacquered and allowed to cure outside of the unit before installing them to avoid contaminating the cedar

-- rob, ont,canada

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#4 posted 11-05-2015 06:47 PM

Another beautiful humidor Rob, this one is really over the top, a real work of art. Congratulations on a magnificent build.
—Jerry

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://geraldlhunsucker.com/

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bob101

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#5 posted 11-05-2015 10:44 PM

Thanks, I think ill have to keep this one!

-- rob, ont,canada

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#6 posted 11-05-2015 11:33 PM

Looks great. Great work.

-- Drew in Ohio -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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#7 posted 11-06-2015 01:52 AM

That’s a beauty!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#8 posted 11-06-2015 05:27 PM

How many cigars do you Smoke ? Nice looking case.

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bob101

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#9 posted 11-08-2015 03:40 AM

Only about one a month. But I also have a small business and sell cigars. So it will fill up quickly

-- rob, ont,canada

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