Jim\'s Humidor

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Project by JayDee posted 1579 days ago 1678 views 6 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first humidor although I doubt it will be my last. Not that I’m a big cigar aficionado or anything. It’s just that I learned a lot about humidors with this one and am anxious to make another one.
This is made with Brazilian Walnut (very hard and brittle), Maple and a little Zebra wood. Brass hardware and Spanish Cedar interior. It measures about 6” high, 13-1/2” wide and 10-1/2” deep. It is a gift for my brothers 60th birthday.

-- JayDee from Woodstock, GA

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#1 posted 1579 days ago

Boy that came out pretty JayDee.
Your brother is gonna love that thing !

-- Having fun...Eric

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#2 posted 1579 days ago

Very nice work all around. I love the smell of spanish cedar. Great work.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#3 posted 1579 days ago

OMG! That has got to be the nicest humidor I have ever seen!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#4 posted 1579 days ago

Someone is going to have a smile on their face. Great job on the humidor. Tough to tell from the photos, is the design on the top and skirt an inlay or store bought patterns?

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#5 posted 1579 days ago

Wonderful job on that one. It looks great.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#6 posted 1579 days ago

Beautiful craftsmanship and great inlay work on the top. What is the little gague on the top for?

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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#7 posted 1579 days ago

Beautiful piece. Good craftsmanship. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#8 posted 1579 days ago

The is a fine humidor with excellent workmanship very nice.

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 1579 days ago

looks good man

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA

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#10 posted 1579 days ago

The design on top and the skirt is marquetry. Brazilian walnut inlayed within Maple with some Wenge trim.

-- JayDee from Woodstock, GA

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#11 posted 1579 days ago

beautiful work. there is no wonder you want to do another. Have any ideas for it yet?

-- Theresa,

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#12 posted 1579 days ago

Excellent A-1

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#13 posted 1578 days ago

Outstanding work! Very well done…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#14 posted 1578 days ago

Awesome…..looks great.

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#15 posted 1577 days ago

Cool, does the gague mesure the interior humidity?

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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