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Build an elegant wooden humidor to keep cigars fresh.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #53 Aug 1996 pg. 54
Added Info AMERICAN WOODWORKER #59 Jun 1997 pg. 20
Added Info AMERICAN WOODWORKER #61 Oct 1997 pg. 12

Selecting the correct wood for lining a cigar humidor.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #78 Feb 2000 pg. 10

Cigar humidor features spalted maple with walnut accents, Spanish cedar lining, humidifying puck and hygrometer. Overall dimensions: 8"x11"x4" deep.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Winter 2002 (v.25#3) pg. 24

Elegant cigar storage. Custom cigar vault has a quilted mahogany veneer on the outside of a box built from Spanish cedar. A humidifier and a humidistat are affixed to the inside of the lid. Cedar dividers create six compartments in the 13"x16"x 6" high unit. Recessed hinges and airtight lip help keep the humidity in. Est. cost: $350.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Nov 1997 (v.21#2) pg. 34

Wooden tobacco box with pipe rack.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 3 1981 (v.94#15) pg. 101, 164

Tip on correct cedar for lining a cigar humidor.
FINE WOODWORKING #121 Nov-Dec 1996 pg. 34

Building a humidor for cigars. Precise joinery and Spanish cedar are used to maintain tropical humidity in a wooden box.
FINE WOODWORKING #127 Nov-Dec 1997 pg. 44

Humidor with built-in music box.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #487 Dec 1968 (v.64) pg. 72

Open-humidor alarm. Circuit sounds an alarm if exposed to light for more than a few seconds. Use to remind someone to replace the top on a humidor.
POPULAR ELECTRONICS [1] Mar 1981 (v.19#3) pg. 92

Combination pipe rack and humidor holds three pipes and uses a glass jar with a wooden top as the humidor.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1975 (v.144#6) pg. 95

Build a finely crafted mahogany cigar humidor.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1995 (v.172#12) pg. 84

Tin-can humidor. Twelve-ounce can plus a wooden base and top.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jun 1967 (v.190#6) pg. 142

Wooden cigar-box shaped humidor for cigars. Overall dimensions: 11"x12"x4" deep.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #85 Jul 1995 (v.15#1) pg. 49

Cigar humidor fashioned on one that belonged to John F. Kennedy and sold for $574,000. The box (18"x11"x11" high) has two drawers and a hinged top. It is built from black walnut and has cedar liners, a humidifier, hygrometer and brass hardware. Est. cost: $300.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #97 Jul 1997 (v.17#3) pg. 50

Advice on how to achieve minimal wood movement in a cigar humidor.
WOOD MAGAZINE #96 Apr 1997 (v.14#3) pg. 94

Cigar humidor fashioned from oak with a burl-accented lid. The bottom of the box (11"x9"x4" deep) has an inner liner of cedar. The lid has a hygrometer and humidifier fastened on the inside.
WOOD MAGAZINE #98 Aug 1997 (v.14#5) pg. 47, Insert
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #106 Jun 1998 (v.15#4) pg. 6

Jewelry box has veneered mahogany panels and walnut edging, applied with a three-way miter joint. It has a shallow sliding drawer inside. An alternative version is made into a cigar humidor, lined with Spanish cedar. The humidor has two dividers in the base. A humidifier and hygrometer are installed in the lid.
WOODSMITH #112 Aug 1997 (v.19) pg. 14, 19

Tips on making a cigar box with a humidor.
WOODWORKER Jan 1987 (v.91#1) pg. 35

Humidor (10"x13"x4" high) stores cigars in a relative humidity range of 60-80%. This no-frills box features dovetail corner joints in the outer box made from poplar. Both box and lid are lined with Spanish cedar. A humidifier and hygrometer are mounted on the inside of the lid.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1997 (v.21#6) pg. 42

Top Drawer humidor. Construct an elegant, top-of-the-line wooden humidor for cigars. Constructed of Honduras mahogany with a figured walnut burl lid panel. The interior is lined with Spanish cedar. Overall dimensions: 14"x11"x5" high.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1998 (v.22#1) pg. 28

Wood humidor and pipe rack combination. Holds six pipes.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1968 (v.24#5) pg. 34