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Humidor #3

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Project by jayjay posted 03-20-2010 12:49 AM 2112 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi everyone-

So this is the third of 5 I’m building. A little variation on the previous ones. This has a diamond shaped key in the corner joint, moulded feet, and cherry striped inlay on the walnut lid. Finished with danish oil, shellac, and paste wax.

Thanks for looking.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM





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bigike

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#1 posted 03-20-2010 01:27 AM

nice work, very unique splines.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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tdv

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#2 posted 03-20-2010 01:37 AM

Again a good looking box my only observation is that the 2 strips on the top create a cross grain situation if they are glued into a dado any movement or shrinkage could cause the top panel to split, just something to think about love those corner deco’s

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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jayjay

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#3 posted 03-20-2010 01:43 AM

Thanks guys, tdv, thanks for that tid bit of info. That’s something I haven’t really thought of. I’ll remember that for any future projects.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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noahsdad86

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#4 posted 03-20-2010 02:00 AM

Really sharp looking I like those diamonds.

-- Anything worth doing is worth doing right.

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jack1

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#5 posted 03-20-2010 02:36 AM

good looking design with different types of wood. cool

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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donjoe

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#6 posted 03-20-2010 03:49 AM

jayjay I think #3 is a winner. great looking humidor. wonderful build.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#7 posted 03-20-2010 04:43 AM

Very nice box, and unusual keys quite unique.

-- Tom D

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grizzman

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#8 posted 03-20-2010 04:48 AM

very nice work..im a fan of boxes and yours is a nice piece, good layout on the lid and i like the feet also…thanks for posting it…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Splinterman

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#9 posted 03-20-2010 10:11 AM

Hey Jay,
Sweet design and finish…good job.

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TJ65

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#10 posted 03-20-2010 10:24 AM

just looked at your projects and just love these boxes. It looks like you have them perfected!

-- Theresa, https://www.facebook.com/derrymore/

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#11 posted 03-20-2010 02:13 PM

Jason… Bud you do very nice work. Yet another outstanding humidor.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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jayjay

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#12 posted 03-20-2010 04:22 PM

Thank you all very much!

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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