Humidor for a friend

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Project by HumidorMinister posted 738 days ago 2651 views 20 times favorited 44 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a recent humidor I built for a friend of mine. it’s made of Honduras Rosewood, Maple burl, Walnut & Spanish Cedar. The finish is an automotive clear coat. Please enjoy.

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#1 posted 738 days ago

WOOOW that is a spectacular humidor,so beautiful with amazing wood and fantastic workmanship. wow.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 738 days ago

An amazing piece of craftsmanship and the finish is as good as it gets.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#3 posted 738 days ago

Very, very nice work. Great design as well. Super choice of woods. One of the nicest humidors I’ve seen in a long time. My compliments.

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#4 posted 738 days ago

Beautiful work and the high gloss finish is as good as it gets.

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#5 posted 738 days ago

This is lovely.
The burls are perfectly chosen and positioned, the inlays are excellent and the finish speaks very well for itself.

Is the corner inlay laid in quite thick before the corner is shaped or is it marquetry or the tricky curved veneer inlay? What ever it is it really adds to the difficulty level and the respect level from where I’m sitting.

Five stars!

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#6 posted 738 days ago

That’s what where talking about, WOW! Great style and beauty, the skill set list is very long here with artistic flair beyond compare, One fantastic piece, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#7 posted 738 days ago

Must be a very , very good friend : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 738 days ago

Oh wow….oh wow…..oh wow….we are in the presence of greatness. Stunning..

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#9 posted 738 days ago

That is one handsome humidor !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#10 posted 738 days ago

Nice to see you posting your beautiful humidors here Bill. They are always top notch and the folks here are Lumber Jocks will be delighted to view.

-- Randy, Oakdale, Ca.

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#11 posted 738 days ago

Outstanding, thanks for sharing your excellent work.

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#12 posted 738 days ago


-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#13 posted 738 days ago

This is an amazing piece! I so impressed with the skills people share on lumberjocks. I’m amazed everyday!!

Your talent is so impressive can you post more often?

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#14 posted 738 days ago

That is sweet!!!! The corner inlays are beautiful…

-- Ken

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#15 posted 738 days ago

Nice! I like how you did the tray also.

-- Woodworking for the hobbyist woodworker.

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