My new office desk

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Project by Scotty Gann posted 1448 days ago 2187 views 3 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project took 3 months to build. All maple construction. Natural stain and satin poly for the finish. This is my biggest piece of furniture built so far. Never use limitations for an excuse. I still wonder how I did it, but why question it right? This was a dream 7 years ago, now I am sitting at my desk sharing it with you all! I hope this inspires a few of you to make some saw dust! See ya in the shop!!!

-- Be good or be good at it!

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#1 posted 1448 days ago


-- Paul "Riz" Erie, PA "Share your wisdom, it is the way to achieve immortality"

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#2 posted 1448 days ago

Finally a place to store all your kids, huh?
No but seriously, that’s one great looking office, nice job!

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#3 posted 1448 days ago

Nice looking desk. Hope it is everything you dreamed it would be and more.
Looks like plenty of storage space.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#4 posted 1448 days ago

very cool, i guess storage space is not a problem anymore.

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#5 posted 1448 days ago

That’s nice office furniture and I’ll bet that you’re glad it’s done. Now you can enjoy it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 1448 days ago

Good work! Looks like your little one is trying to break into your humidor.

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#7 posted 1448 days ago

Whoa! That huge! Beautiful too!!

Thanks for sharing,


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#8 posted 1448 days ago

That is a huge wall unit.
And that Murphy bed has six compartments, wow.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#9 posted 1448 days ago

Your Maple seems to have grown some living things once they are there can’t get rid of them. lol

Then again the drawers could be used in a daycare as folding nap beds…..

-- Measure once cut twice....oh wait....ooops.

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#10 posted 1448 days ago

Awesome job, looks fantastic.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#11 posted 1448 days ago

Really nice desk… for monster type jobs!!!!

Your steam boat is really cool…..did you build it?

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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Scotty Gann

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#12 posted 1448 days ago

Thank you all for the compliments. I am very proud of this accomplishment.It just shows you that whatever limitations you may have, they can be overcome. I love the reaction from folks whom often wonder how a guy in a wheelchair can do that!!! My motto is-Don’t let the chair fool ya…

-- Be good or be good at it!

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#13 posted 1448 days ago

Wow cool wall unit & it comes with kids built in too!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#14 posted 1448 days ago

What a great job well done! Thanks for sharing it with us!

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#15 posted 1447 days ago

What a fantastic build, that is almost exactly what I have been dreaming about building for my office. That will last a lifetime!

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