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Project by Matt posted 02-09-2014 01:20 PM 1664 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for my father as a Christmas gift, this was my first attempt at making a humidor and after all is said and done I am happy with it. I mad everything out of mahogany and added an inlay of Quilted Maple. The inside of the box was lined with Spanish Cedar and seasoned for about 3 days. I do have to say that my patience was tested a few times on this and knowing it was only my first attempt at one of these I am fairly happy with the results. Holds about 45 Cigars so realistically this thing will never be full between my father and I!

-- The more sawdust I make more I dont want to go to work! Is it worth it?





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 02-09-2014 02:17 PM

Humidor looks great. I miss a good cigar. Nice work.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#2 posted 02-09-2014 03:16 PM

Really nice work

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

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#3 posted 02-10-2014 02:24 PM

Very nice. This is on my list of projects not sure where on the list or when I will get to it though. I see the humidity gauge but what did you use for the humidifier?

-- Failure is always an option. :-)

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#4 posted 02-10-2014 05:06 PM

I found these bags at my local smoke shop but you can find them on amazon as well. Just soak the bag they give you in Distilled water for about 5 minutes and you are good for a few months, depending on the humidity of your house of course.

http://www.amazon.com/Boveda-4-Pack-Humidifier-72%25/dp/B004LHQEOY/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1392051945&sr=8-2&keywords=humidor+humidifier

-- The more sawdust I make more I dont want to go to work! Is it worth it?

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