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Humidor i built for a co-worker. I really love the book matched top, this was leftover walnut from my final at school.Walnut with maple accent. Black walnut oil , 4 coats wipe on poly and a paste wax to finish it.
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#1 posted 10-23-2010 02:55 PM
A freakin’ stunner! :O
-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...
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#2 posted 10-23-2010 02:58 PM
Agreed on the bookmatched top. But better watch out- there may be a few Cubans lurking around inside…
-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."
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#3 posted 10-23-2010 03:02 PM
well done – trim out on the top is a nice touch
-- -erik & christy-
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#4 posted 10-23-2010 03:04 PM
-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16
Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist
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#5 posted 10-23-2010 04:32 PM
Very nice looking box. The bookmatch top with the maple trim really bring it out. What is the round gague and the black box for? I have seen these in humidor photos before but don’t have a clue. Someone asked me to build a humidor a while back and I declined since I don’t know anything about humidors.
-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work
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#6 posted 10-23-2010 04:53 PM
Very nice – I wish I was one of your co-workers too!
Greg – the round dial is a hygrometer, to measure humidity. The black-box is a humidifier, to keep the humidity stable and keep those expensive cigars from drying out.
-- I do not like work even when someone else does it. - Mark Twain
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#7 posted 10-23-2010 05:53 PM
Very crisp in appearance. It has a bold look that draws the viewer in. I enjoyed looking at this project.
-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president
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#8 posted 10-23-2010 06:39 PM
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#9 posted 10-23-2010 11:38 PM
Very well made and excellent choice in materials and finishThe top looks awesome!
-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"
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#10 posted 10-23-2010 11:57 PM
What a beautiful piece of work. Well done!
-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.
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