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Figured Koa/Tiger Maple Humidor.

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Project by HumidorMinister posted 09-06-2009 12:07 AM 4335 views 16 times favorited 35 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a humidor I built for a fellow BOTL. The Koa was wood I got from a friend that bought up most of the veneers when Leer Jet went out of business. It’s the nicest I’ve ever seen. The rest is Tiger Maple. It has warm Oak stain to make the Maple pop and 10 coats of lacquer to make is smooth as silk. Please enjoy.

-- What you listen to is your business...what you hear is ours.





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bill merritt

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#1 posted 09-06-2009 12:22 AM

Great job,the woods work well together.I used a little Koa in Maui,would love to find some here. I know the person who gets this will be more than satisfied.

-- Bill Merritt -Augusta Ga. woodworker

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#2 posted 09-06-2009 12:31 AM

All I can say is WOW! The figure in that wood is stunning. Great job!

-- Julian, Park Forest, IL

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Christopher

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#3 posted 09-06-2009 12:36 AM

Good lord this is cool.

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#4 posted 09-06-2009 12:44 AM

That is awesome, great work….beautiful!

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#5 posted 09-06-2009 12:53 AM

Me too …..... WOW!

-- David South FLorida http://ahunkahunkaburninlove.blogspot.com/

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#6 posted 09-06-2009 01:22 AM

Great project made out of great wood. Well done.

-- -- Skee from MN

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#7 posted 09-06-2009 01:25 AM

Amazing wood and most excellent workmanship

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#8 posted 09-06-2009 01:55 AM

Great job! Makes me want to go out to the shop, light up a stoggie and build one.

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#9 posted 09-06-2009 03:05 AM

Wonderful humidor. I know a couple of guys would offer up limbs to have that shipped to them….

GREAT JOB!!

-- Derrek L.

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Rj

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#10 posted 09-06-2009 03:15 AM

Superb job , you gotta love the woods used! I love everything about it.

Great Craftsmanship!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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Loucarb

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#11 posted 09-06-2009 03:28 AM

Ditto on the WOW stuff. Excellent craftsmanship.

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#12 posted 09-06-2009 03:38 AM

excellent job.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#13 posted 09-06-2009 03:55 AM

That is some gorgeous wood, and well put together.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#14 posted 09-06-2009 04:26 AM

it’s hard for me to come up with the words for this beautiful box , great build

-- Paul , Calfornia

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#15 posted 09-06-2009 05:25 AM

That kind of work is fit for a museum!

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