Bob Costello

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Location: Gainesville, Florida

I'm retired and keeping busy with woodworking and volunteering. I'm board president for a great organization Rebuilding Together North Central Florida in Gainesville, Florida. RT does critical and emergency home repair for low income and elderly home owners using volunteers and donated materials. Check it out at:

We are an affiliate of a national organization. Check them out at

There may be an affiliate in your area looking for skilled volunteers like you to help out!

By the way, that picture of me is in Sligo, Ireland in front of the law offices of Argue and Phibbs, a real law firm name! Check out the history of it at I went to law school with a fellow named Abbott. We should have gone in to practice together as Costello and Abbott. No one would have gotten the joke! (Did you know Lou Costello's real name was Louis Francis Cristillo and there is a memorial statute of him in Paterson, NJ, featured on the Sopranos twice? Costello is an Irish name, not Italian. Seriously.)

-- Bob Costello

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commented on Side/Sofa Table 03-21-2014 12:57 AM
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commented on Shaker Side Table, in Walnut 12-26-2011 06:57 PM
commented on Something a little different 06-07-2011 05:38 PM
commented on Step back Cabinet 04-01-2010 05:22 PM
commented on Chest of drawers for the baby room 03-28-2010 12:08 AM
commented on Tiger Woods home 03-25-2010 12:26 AM
commented on curly maple dining room set 03-25-2010 12:20 AM
started topic Harbor Freight 14" bandsaw blade length 03-22-2010 06:41 PM
commented on Bow-Front, Bow-Sided Hall Dresser 03-20-2010 05:27 PM
commented on SawdustJunky's Profile 03-18-2010 05:53 PM
commented on Game room console table 03-18-2010 05:51 PM
added project A Tale of Two Tables 03-14-2010 08:53 PM
commented on Dust Collection Cabinet 03-11-2010 07:13 PM
commented on Cherry Blanket Chest 03-11-2010 07:06 PM

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#1 posted 05-24-2008 05:20 PM

Welcome! Glad you joined us.

-- Bill, Florida

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#2 posted 05-24-2008 06:09 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! Enjoy yourself.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#3 posted 05-24-2008 10:19 PM

Glad to see that you have made Lumberjocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#4 posted 05-24-2008 10:57 PM

Welcome to LJ’s.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#5 posted 05-25-2008 12:07 AM

Hello Costelr,

Let me welcome you to LJs. I hope that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking adventure.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#6 posted 05-25-2008 01:51 AM

Welcome to LJs !! Glad you have joined us !!

-- Paul D - Lawrenceville, Georgia

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#7 posted 05-25-2008 12:24 PM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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#8 posted 05-28-2008 04:48 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#9 posted 05-30-2008 05:55 AM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Glad to have you aboard.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#10 posted 05-30-2008 02:16 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks, enjoy your visit

-- Taigert - Milan, IN

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#11 posted 05-30-2008 03:05 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks. Enjoy the community.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#12 posted 05-31-2008 10:57 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks . This is a great community of people with like interests.There is much to learn here & you will have the opportunity to share your skills & ideas with others. I hope you enjoy LJ’s as much as I do.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#13 posted 06-02-2008 11:17 AM

Welcome to LJs. mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#14 posted 07-01-2008 03:09 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks. The projects are an inspiration, the information is priceless and the people are supportive. The only problem is, the site can get addictive.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#15 posted 05-23-2009 06:52 AM

Happy Anniversary! By my calculations, you will have been a Lumber Jock for 1 year on May 23. Thanks for being a part of this.

-- Gary D.

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