Scotty Gann

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Location: Hesperia, Ca

I am a woodworker in an electric wheelchair. I can stand, but not too long. Oh, by the way I have limited use of my left arm. My friends and neighbors are sometimes my left arm. Most of my projects are made from maple.

I have made my shop very accessible for me. I create most of my projects alone. I have a hydraulic cart to move things to and from my bench. I have many dollies to move projects or tools around.

I manage to overcome any barriers from limitation. My brain still may write checks that my body can't cash, but with persistence and a will to succeed, I will always continue to pursue my craft.

-- Be good or be good at it!

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commented on My new office desk 01-17-2011 05:30 AM
commented on My new office desk 09-09-2010 04:16 AM
added project My new office desk 09-08-2010 08:32 PM
commented on Simple Craftsman Router Cabinet 06-13-2009 06:21 AM
commented on Entertainment Center for my dad. 04-18-2009 06:30 AM
commented on Remember the reason 04-10-2009 06:05 AM
added project Quick and Easy 04-08-2009 06:38 AM
commented on Entertainment Center 04-05-2009 06:56 AM
commented on Benchtop Bench 04-04-2009 07:16 AM
added project Recharging station 04-04-2009 06:55 AM
added project Bookcase with a carved out cross 04-04-2009 02:30 AM
added project Cutting boards 04-04-2009 01:34 AM
added workshop Scotty Gann's Workshop 04-03-2009 11:30 PM
added project The Router Table 04-03-2009 11:02 PM
commented on Chess Board 04-03-2009 04:45 PM

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#1 posted 12-15-2008 06:07 AM

Welcome to LJ’s.

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

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#2 posted 12-15-2008 06:47 AM

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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#3 posted 12-15-2008 07:15 AM

Hello and welcome to LJ.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#4 posted 12-15-2008 11:44 AM

Welcome to LJ. You will like it here.

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Scott Bryan

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#5 posted 12-15-2008 12:16 PM

Hello Scotty,

Welcome to LJs. I am sure that you will find this to be an exciting and rewarding part of your woodworking journey.

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

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#6 posted 12-15-2008 08:47 PM

Welcome to LumberJocks – The best woodworking community anywhere!
I look forward to seeing your posts and projects.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#7 posted 12-16-2008 05:12 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. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#8 posted 12-16-2008 05:54 AM

Hay Welcome to LJs Its a great place

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#9 posted 12-16-2008 07:09 AM

Welcome Scotty. You have found the right place for woodworking. A great group of people willing to help. Looking forward to see your projects and comments. Work safe in the shop and don’t forget to use pushsticks.

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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#10 posted 12-16-2008 07:19 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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#11 posted 12-16-2008 10:55 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks!

Take care and work safely.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#12 posted 12-17-2008 12:12 AM

Welcome to Lumberjocks Scotty. 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 04-04-2009 06:31 AM

Your a real Insperation to all who meet You..You stand far above those who take there health for granted.
Your more than just a Neighboor your a Real Friend…your mind is sharp, your personality is uplifting, your outlook on life is a gift for sure…Enjoy learning from you, and most important..sharing laughs as we strugle thru lifes set backs..Good Man and a Good Friend..(lumberfun) ..(Not on the Yet)

-- Jerry

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#14 posted 04-05-2009 05:21 AM

Scott, I’m glad your physical limitations don’t stop you from enjoying your woodworking. I hope this website is as educational and inspirational to you as it is to me.

-- All the test cuts in the world won't stop you from cutting the outside when you meant to cut the inside. doh!

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#15 posted 04-07-2009 04:03 AM

Scott, Welcome to LumberJocks!

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