My youngest son has Muscular Dystrophy and has very weak muscles.
I originally made a scooter for him, and when my older son wanted to play putt-putt, thought of a way to expand the idea so we could all play together.
It uses 1-1/4" PVC pipe for the framing, 3/4" PVC pipe for the putter, a scrap piece of shelving to stand on, scrap material for the seat, and hose clamps and carabiners to attach the seat to the frame.
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Step 1: The scooter frame
1. Cut 4 pieces of 1-1/4" pipe to make a square. I made mine 12" inches long.
2. Cut 4 pieces of 1-14" pipe for the legs. Make the height comfortable for whoever will be using it.
3. Connect together with 4-way slip connectors.
4. Add caster wheels -- I got the fittings here: http://www.formufit.com/1-1-4-7-16-pvc-caster-pipe-cap/
The wheels I got from HomeDepot
Step 2: The Scooter Top
2. Draw around the pipe frame.
3. Cut-out using a jigsaw.
Step 3: Scooter Arms
Step 4: Stander Attachment
My height was 2 ft to make it chest high.
Step 5: The Seat
I used the pattern to cut two layers of scrap material I had and I sewed it together.
I flipped the tabs down to make loops and sewed back and forth many times to hopefully make the seam strong.