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    micro-ATX (latest) with 2x PCIex16 capable of full x16 each

    hi I am not worried about the chipset or the CPU just looking for 2 active PCIe slots which can do a full x16 ( 32+ lanes I guess) This is not exactly for graphics/gaming but for some experimental crypto stuff and perhaps mining.. I also want to evaluate if I can use a AMD card in one slot...
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    micro-ATX (latest) with 2x PCIex16 capable of full x16 each

    hi Is there a microATX/uATX board with 2x PCIex16 which can run full x16 at the same time ? https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/ROG-STRIX-Z370-G-GAMING/ has 2x PCIe16 but they can only run in x8+x8 mode Are there any others ? G
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    Building a Miner in 2017...

    Exactly... I did that for fun 4 years ago when BTC was < $100 ... I sold a tiny fraction of my savings, and want to build a miner :-) to mine all the low complexity stuff for the next few years...
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    Building a Miner in 2017...

    Can you please elaborate on your configuration...
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    Building a Miner in 2017...

    hi With Bitcoin prices touching $19K/$ I am seriously thinking of building a miner... NO NO>>. I dont want to mine any bitcoin, its past the game... I wanted to mine other Altcoins and keep them in my pool... I dont want to big-rig... To start I think a rig with just one graphics card with...
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    Silverstone tj08-e can it take any 1060/1080 graphics card ?

    hi I am at the point to upgrade, and want to move up from my ancient AMD Phenom board to a Z370 board with a 1060 graphics card to make my own customac/hackintosh... Do you think I can still use my tj08-e case ? Any one using a Z170/270/370 with NV Pascal card on that case currently ? G
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    not exactly a case question

    hi I have a TJ08B-E based system and have a dual monitor setup, and wanted to put this all on a computer cart so I can move it around in my apartment. Most computer cart I can google seems to be as expensive as the computer itself or more.. does anyone have any pointers to any modular...
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    notebook benchmark

    hi Is there any site which has performance/pricing benchmarks of off the shelf notebook systems. There seem to be sites which benchmark the CPU but not the whole OTC laptop configurations... G
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    mouser/digikey help

    Cool.... I am doing a bit more actually the board I am using has 4 extra led headers, 2x LAN 1xpower 1xFanOH and I am using the antec 902v3 case which has front audio connectors (mic and headphone) I have ripped them out and put bi-color LED's in the front, and am gonna use green for...
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    mouser/digikey help

    hi http://www.digikey.com/product-search/en?x=0&y=0&lang=en&site=us&KeyWords=WM2800-ND http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/0016020069/WM2562CT-ND/1656204 Its molex 0050579002 CONN HOUSING 2POS .100 SINGLE AND molex 0016020069 CONN SOCKET 24-30AWG CRIMP TIN These can be crimped using a...
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    HDD temps

    hi In my old system which is not cooled properly... Device Model: WDC WD20EARS-00MVWB0 194 Temperature_Celsius 0x0022 106 092 000 Old_age Always - 44 in the new system, which seems to have better cooling etc... Device Model: WDC WD4001FAEX-00MJRA0 194...
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    HDD temps

    hi I just setup monitoing on my media server, and I see that the disks in the Norco racks are between 60-67C as reported by smartctl Is that too high... ? The system temperature is at about 35C and one of the lone disks in another norco rack is like 30C I have checked that the...
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    blue-ray media backup ? outdated ?

    Well I do know that.... thats why I have a spindle of Taiyo_Yuden 100 DVD's lying in my office here in front of me. I initially bought them for photo archival... I have hence moved to BDR-LTH as the Blurays have a hard coat unlike DVD discs... also I can store about 18GB per disc after ECC...
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    X9SCM-iiF Questions

    NEXT.... I dont have fans on 2 of the F1-F4 headers, so I get Mar 25 12:24:04 srv sensord: Sensor alarm: Chip nct6776-isa-0a30: fan3: 0 RPM (min = 300 RPM) [ALARM] Mar 25 12:24:04 srv sensord: Sensor alarm: Chip nct6776-isa-0a30: fan4: 0 RPM (min = 300 RPM) [ALARM] How do I disable that...
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    blue-ray media backup ? outdated ?

    We will see 1Gbps google fiber like connections coming up in another 4-5 years and the MPAA/RIAA etc bandwagon of companies will shift to using online delivery for high def content (as they can fully control that), and low def DVD and bluray will still stay as it is with prices dropping down to...
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