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Project by JNP posted 12-07-2012 07:24 AM 1058 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just found these pics of the first box I made a few years ago. It was going to be a humidor but I think I messed up on how to do the lining so now it’s just a box. Nice to come across the old stuff every now an then :-)

-- Jeff





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 12-07-2012 08:42 AM

Good looking box. From experience, lots of ways to screw up a humidor.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 12-07-2012 12:42 PM

Nicely done. If you end up quitting cigars, you still have a great, usable box.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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HorizontalMike

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#3 posted 12-07-2012 12:45 PM

Very nice! I love that angled veneer piece! A great personal touch.

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Roger

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#4 posted 12-07-2012 01:02 PM

very classy. Like the wood combos and your design

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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JNP

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#5 posted 12-07-2012 01:12 PM

Thanks for the nice comments. It was one of those design on the fly deals and in the end, I was pretty happy with how it came out as a dedar-lined box. :-)

No veneer on this one HorizontalMike. All solid curly maple and purpleheart.

-- Jeff

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majuvla

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#6 posted 12-07-2012 01:57 PM

Amaizing details (straps).

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#7 posted 12-07-2012 03:02 PM

Very nice, combinations of would look great!

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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Dave

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#8 posted 12-07-2012 03:22 PM

Nice box.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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Ken90712

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#9 posted 12-07-2012 05:17 PM

Great work, there is some really nice details in this project.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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UncleStumpy

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#10 posted 12-07-2012 08:43 PM

I really like the inlay on the inside edge of the opening…. really pops!

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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doordude

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#11 posted 12-08-2012 07:14 AM

looks great for being a few years old.bet your better at it now!

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JNP

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#12 posted 12-09-2012 07:38 PM

It was a fun build and certainly learned alot! Yes doordude, they have gotten a bit better and MUCH faster with some practice. :-)

-- Jeff

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