Walnut humidor

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Project by ScoFF posted 08-01-2011 06:10 AM 1621 views 6 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first box ! A cigar humidor. It’s my first time working with walnut and Spanish cedar lining. The dark edges are ebony (also a first).

-- ...I will not be limited.

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#1 posted 08-01-2011 06:18 AM

It is a great looking box. The ebony edges are a very nice touch.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#2 posted 08-01-2011 07:09 AM

That looks really nice.

-- Chief Petty Officer USN(RET) 1991-2011

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#3 posted 08-01-2011 07:32 AM

Very nice looking cigar box. I agree with WayneC, the ebony looks great.

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

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#4 posted 08-01-2011 08:04 AM

Very nice indeed Scoff – nice clean lines well done.


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#5 posted 08-01-2011 12:41 PM

Very well done!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#6 posted 08-01-2011 03:48 PM

Your first box?!

You’re either pulling our leg or you’ve got one heck of a natural talent for this.

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

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#7 posted 08-01-2011 04:25 PM

Sharp looking Box, Looks to have all the refined qualities of a “Top Notch” Humidor, Well done, When You have impressed a Major Talent like Charlie, You are definitely on the right track, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#8 posted 08-02-2011 03:32 AM

great lookin box.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#9 posted 08-03-2011 04:24 PM

I like it!

-- Sam Hamory - The project is never finished until its "Finished"!

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#10 posted 08-04-2011 04:57 AM

The edge contrast is awesome. Great finish and grain.

-- Shrub G. , Dalton Georgia

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#11 posted 04-01-2014 01:42 AM

Great work! I am planning on building a humidor soon, have been doing some research on it. How did you fabricate the top? Is it veneer? If not how did you account for wood movement?
I am trying to figure out the design on mine and am worried about wood movement with a solid wood top, looking for some input from people with experience. Thanks.

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