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On 5/9/2019 at 7:49 PM, interwebtech said:

StarTech.com 12U Adjustable Depth Open Frame 4 Post Server Rack with Casters/Levelers and Cable Management Hooks 4POSTRACK12U Black
2x StarTech.com 1U Adjustable Mounting Depth Vented Rack Mount Shelf
CyberPower OR1500LCDRM1U 1U Rackmount UPS System
NORCO 4U Rack Mount 24 x Hot-Swappable SATA/SAS 6G Drive Bays Server Rack mount RPC-4224
EVGA Supernova 850 G3, 80 Plus Gold 850W Modular Power Supply 220-G3-0850-X1
ASRock EP2C612 WS Motherboard
2x Intel Xeon E5-2620 v3 Six-Core Haswell Processor 2.4GHz LGA 2011-3 CPU
2x Intel LGA 2011-3 Cooling Fan/Heatsink
8x Crucial 8GB Single DDR4 2133 MT/s (PC4-2133) CL15 SR x4 ECC Registered DIMM CT8G4RFS4213 (64GB)
2x Samsung 970 EVO 1TB - NVMe PCIe M.2 2280 SSD (MZ-V7E1T0BW)
2x QNINE M.2 NVME SSD to PCIe adapter
LSI Logic LSI00244 SAS 9201-16i 16Port 6Gb/s SAS/SATA Controller Card
1x NORCO Computer Parallel (reverse breakout) Cable (C-SFF8087-4S)
4x 10Gtek Internal Mini SAS SFF-8087 Cable, 0.5 Meter
2x Gigabit network adapters bonding to single interface
Unraid OS Pro 6.x
1TB RAID1 Cache Pool
2x 8TB parity
15x HDD array @100TB

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I dig your case choice :). You should show us what it looks like inside.

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On 3/12/2019 at 3:29 PM, fr0stbyt3 said:

This has been updated a little since these pictures were taken. I'll update here when I take new pictures.

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Mate that is stunning, I envy how good your server rack / case looks!

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Threadripper 2920x (12core/24thread)
32GB ram
10TB NMVE Cache
33TB spinners (24 drive array and SAS HBA, 8ea 3tb, 6ea 2tb)
10GB Ethernet
Watercooled CPU (and soon video cards)
Soon to be added (2ea GTX1070 FTW cards for VMs and rendering)

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44 minutes ago, mytime34 said:

Threadripper 2920x (12core/24thread)
32GB ram
10TB NMVE Cache
33TB spinners (24 drive array and SAS HBA, 8ea 3tb, 6ea 2tb)
10GB Ethernet
Watercooled CPU (and soon video cards)
Soon to be added (2ea GTX1070 FTW cards for VMs and rendering)

20190921_152836.jpg

I do LIKE your white Thermaltake X9 case. I have 2x Black for some Crunching Rigs, They are AWESOME..

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On 3/12/2019 at 7:40 AM, fr0stbyt3 said:

It's a custom wood frame build roughly based on this guide. https://tombuildsstuff.blogspot.com/2014/02/diy-server-rack-plans.html

My build is a 16U instead of 20, I omitted a few of things like wheels (furniture movers work just fine on wood floors). I don't have a real use for a rear door either.  

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I built something similar.  Like if a 9 year old had tried to build what you built, that's what mine looks like.  I used MDF.  Is that safe to use?  How do you know how much weight it holds?  Maybe I'll have a larger friend sit in mine.  I was going to put 2 servers in mine, but now I'm afraid it could break.  I also wanted to add bracing in like you have built into your rack design but also braces the sides.  How do you add brackets inside and have them sit flush with sides?  I never could get it right and sanding it down to fit takes forever and then I feel like I'm either pushing the side walls out, or will be too small.    My caster holes were not drilled into a 2 by 4 bracket inside like yours are.

 

In how bad shape am I?

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