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Project by Kade Knight posted 02-03-2013 08:49 PM 816 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second desktop humidor I made for a friend. He wanted a humidor to match his dresser, so I made the body out of oak stained golden to match his dresser and the top is padauk. He is a sportsman so I made the lock escutcheon out of a .30-30 shell. The base is solid granite and it is lined with 1/4” spanish cedar. The mitered corners are reinforced with brass pins. This was my first time mortising a lock and I realized quickly that I need better tools. My skills and shop will grow.





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 02-04-2013 08:46 AM

Always good to get new tools. Nice job.

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

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#2 posted 02-10-2013 11:53 PM

Looks great, nice job.

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

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