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My Computers

Infrastructure - Desktop - Server - Router - Myth - Laptop - Parts


Ethernet Switches HP 1810-24G v2 (J9803A) 24G+2G Port 
  Netgear ProSafe Plus GS108Ev2 8G Port 
Wireless Access Point Netgear R6800  
UPSes CyberPower LX1500GU Powers Computers, replaced a long serving CyberPower CP1500PFCLCD
  CyberPower CP100PFCLCDPowers AV Equipment


CaseCooler Master Elite 370 
Power SupplyEVGA 600 B1, 600WReplaced a dead long serving Antec Basiq BP500U, 500W (Fan replaced under warranty, died again in under a year. The Yate Loon fan was replaced with a Jaro AD0812DX-A70GL)
Monitor Philips 230E1, 23" LCD 
MotherboardIntel DQ67SW (Q67 Chipset (SLJ4D)) 
CPUIntel Core i5 2500 (4 x 3.3GHz+) 
RAM16GB (1 x 8GB DDR3 1600 DIMM (PNY XLR8 MD8192SD3-1600-X9 (PC3-12800) CAS 9), 1 x 8GB DDR3 1600 DIMM (A-Data MI64C1D1629Z1 (PC3-12800))) 
Video Card PowerColor Radeon HD 7970 3GB (AX7970 3GBD5-2DHV3) - PCIe 
Network Intel 82579 GBE - Onboard PCIe  
StorageSeagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB 7200RPM (ST3500410AS) - SATA 
 Samsung 850 Evo 250GB SSD - SATA 
Optical Drive LG GH24NSB0 - DVD-RW - SATA 
Keyboard Microsoft Comfort Curve 2000 
Mouse Logitech M500 - USB  
Flash Reader Vantec 58-In-1 Internal Card Reader (UGT-CR905) - USB 
Operating System Microsoft Windows 


Case Antec Sonata Antec 120mm Exhaust Fan - Disconnected - Loud
Power Supply Cooler Master Elite Power 460W (RS-460-PSAR-I3)  
Motherboard MSI H55M-E33  
CPU Intel Core i3 550 SLBUD (2 x 3.2GHz)  
CPU Cooler Cooler Master Hyper T2 Stock cooler had intermittent fan noise
RAM 8GB (4 x 2GB DDR3 1600 DIMM (Micron MT8JTF25664AZ-1G6M1 1Rx8 PC3-12800U-11-11-A1))  
Video Intel HD Graphics - Onboard  
Network Realtek 8111DL GBE - Onboard PCIe  
Storage 2 x Samsung 870 Evo 250GB SSD - SATA Replaced Adata SU650 120GB SSD - SATA that started throwing bad blocks almost immediately. Which replaced Mushkin Chronos G2 (MKNSSDCR120GB-G2) 120GB SSD - SATA that bricked itself at around 31TB written and reporting 100% life left. Which itself replaced OCZ Vertex 3 (VTX3-25SAT3-120G) 120GB SSD - SATA that bricked itself at around 17TB written and reporting 98% life remaining. Sandforce = Bad News
  2 x HGST Deskstar NAS (HDN726060ALE614) 6TB 7200 RPM - SATA  
Optical Drive LG GSA-4160B - DVD-RW - EIDE/ATAPI Tray Sticks
Scanner Mustek 1200 CUB (600x1200x24) - USB Networked via saned
Operating System FreeBSD  


Case Antec VSK3000E  
Power Supply Corsair CX430, 430W  
Motherboard Gigabyte GA-C1037UN (Intel NM70 Chipset)  
CPU Intel Celeron 1037U (2 x 1.8GHz)  
RAM 4GB (2 x 2GB DDR3 1333 DIMM (Mushkin Silverline 996768 PC3-10666 9-9-9-24))  
Video Intel HD Graphics - Onboard  
Network 2 x Realtek GBE - Onboard PCIe  
Storage Samsung SpinPoint P80 (SP0802N) 80GB 7200RPM - UDMA-133 EIDE  
Optical Drive Asus DRW-24F1ST - DVD-RW - SATA  
Operating SystemFreeBSD 

Old Router

Case Enlight 7230, ATXPicture
Power Supply? 
Motherboard Intel SE440BX-2 (Intel 440BX Chipset) 
CPU Intel Pentium II 400 MHz - Slot 1 Datasheet
RAM 512MB (2 x 256MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM) 
Video Card ATI xpert@play (Rage Pro Turbo) 8MB - AGP Picture - Mines a little different, it has the TV out connectors and the extra ram upgrade installed
Network Cards Intel Pro/100+ Management Adapter (i82558) - PCI 
 Intel Pro/100+ Management Adapter (i82559) - PCI 
 3Com 3C905C-TX-M - PCI 
Modem3Com/USR Sportster Voice 33.6 - ISA 
Storage Seagate Barracuda ATA IV 40GB 7200RPM (ST340016A)- UDMA-100 EIDE 
Optical Drive Toshiba XM-6102B, 12x-24x - CD-ROM - EIDE/ATAPI 
Floppy Drive Panasonic JU-257A 1.44MB 3.5"Possibly Dead
Operating SystemFreeBSD 

New Old Router

Case Antec SX1000, ATXAdded a scotch-brite filter to one of the front fan inlets, interestingly enough, this case has a filter mount in the front, unfortunately, it didn't come in the box.
Power Supply Zalman ZM300A-APF, 300WIn Black, replaced a long serving Enermax and a dud replacement Enermax
Motherboard Asus TUSL2-C (Intel 815EP Chipset)CPU Fault - Likely Bad Capacitors & Possibly Dead PCI slot - 2nd down
CPU Intel Celeron 1.20GHz (FC-PGA2, SL5Y5, 0.13micron Tualatin, 256K L2) - Socket 370 
CPU Cooler Fluminum 85EX60x80 Passive HeatsinkReplaced the stock cooler
RAM 256MB (1 x 128MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (HYB39S128800CT-7), 1 x 64MB PC100 Samsung SDRAM DIMM (MT48LC8M8B4-8C), 1 x 64MB PC100 SDRAM DIMM (Nec D4564841G5-A10B-9JF)) 
Video Card ATI Rage IIC 8MB - AGP 
Network Card Intel PRO/100B (i82557) - PCIMay have issues?
Storage Seagate Barracuda ATA IV 80GB 7200RPM - UDMA-100 EIDE 
Optical Drive Pioneer DVD-106S, 16x/40x - DVD-ROM - EIDE/ATAPI 
Floppy Drive NEC FD1231H 1.44MB 3.5" 
Operating System FreeBSD 

New New Old Router

Motherboard Intel D945GCLF2 PCI slot killing cards, chipset problem?
CPU Intel Atom 330 SLG9Y (2 x 1.6GHz)  
RAM 2GB (1 x 2GB DDR2 667 DIMM (Corsair VS2GB667D2))  
Video Intel GMA 950 - Onboard  
Network Realtek 8111c GBE - Onboard PCIe  
Sound Realtek ALC662 - Onboard  


Case Thermaltake V2 Plus (VO545A1N2U)  
Power Supply Cooler Master Extreme Power Plus 500W (RS-500-PCAR-D3) Replaced a dead Thermaltake TT-450NL2NK, 450W
MotherboardDell DG33M06 (Inspiron 545) (Intel G33)Potential Bloated Caps
CPUIntel Core 2 Quad Q8300 (4 x 2.5GHz) - LGA775 
RAM8GB (4 x 2GB DDR2 800 DIMM (Samsung M378T56663EH3-CF7 2Rx8 PC2-6400U-666-12-E3)) 
VideoIntel GMA 3100 - Onboard 
  Sapphire Radeon HD 5830 1GB - PCIe  
Network CardsRealtek RTL8102EL 10/100 - Onboard PCIe 
SoundRealtek ALC888 - Onboard 
StorageOCZ Vertex (OCZSSD2-1VTX30G) 30GB SSD - SATA 
  OCZ Agility 3 (AGT3-25SATA3-60G) 60GB SSD - SATA 
Optical DriveSamsung SH-S224 - DVD-RW - SATA 
Operating SystemLinux 


CaseThermaltake V3 Black 
Power SupplyEVGA 600 B1, 600W 
MotherboardECS A960M-M2 
CPUAMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition (4 x 3.2GHz) 
CPU CoolerDeepCool Gammaxx 300 
RAM8GB (2 x 4GB DDR3 1600 DIMM (G.Skill Ripjaws X (F3-12800CL9D-8GBXL) (PC3-12800 9-9-9-24))) 
Video Card Gigabyte Radeon R9 290 4GB (GV-R929D5-4GD-B) - PCIe 
Network Realtek 8111E GBE - Onboard PCIe 
Firewire Card IBM 1394 Low Profile Adapter (TI TSB12LV26/TSB41AB3) - 2 Port External/1 Port Internal - PCI 
Storage Seagate Barracuda 7200.7 80GB 7200RPM - UDMA-100 EIDE  
Optical Drive LG GSA-4040B - DVD-RW - EIDE/ATAPI 
Operating System Microsoft Windows 

x86 Development

Case Generic
Power Supply Wintech Electronics Corp WIN-300PS
Motherboard Abit BH6 (Intel 440BX Chipset)
CPU Intel Celeron 433 MHz - Slot 1
CPU Cooler Wakefield 866X Heatsink with 866SC clip
RAM384MB (1 x 128MB PC100 SDRAM DIMM, 1 x 64MB PC100 SDRAM DIMM (Nec D4564841G5-A10B-9JF), 1 x 128MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (MS3828UPS-T68A3))
Video Card ATI Rage XL - PCI
Network Card Intel Pro/100+ (i82559) - PCI
Sound Card Creative Labs Vibra16 (CT4170) - ISA
Storage Western Digital Protege (WD-100EB) 10.0GB 5400RPM - UDMA-100 EIDE
Optical Drive Toshiba XM-6702B, 48x Black - CD-ROM - EIDE/ATAPI
Floppy Drive Teac FD-235HF
Operating SystemSolaris


CaseGeneric Mini Tower
Power Supply 
MotherboardSupermicro P6SBM (Intel 440BX Chipset)
CPUIntel Pentium II 400MHz (SL2YM) - Slot 1
RAM128MB (1 x 128MB PC100 SDRAM DIMM)
Video Card ATI Rage IIC 8MB - AGP
Network Card3Com 3C905C-TX-M - PCI
Optical DriveNec CD-3002A, 52x - CD-ROM - EIDE/ATAPI
Floppy DriveY-E Data YD-702D-6537D
Operating System 


CaseAntec SX630II
Power SupplyAntec SmartPower SL300s, 300W
MotherboardAbit VP6 (Via Apollo Pro133A Chipset (694))
CPUs2 x Intel Pentium III 1.0B GHz (133MHz FSB, FC-PGA, SL4MF) - Socket 370
RAM256MB (1 x 128MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (Azenram-Spectek PM16M644YAD-75A), 1 x 128MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (MT48LC16M8A2-75B))
Video CardATI Rage XL - AGP
Network Card3Com 3C905C-TX-M - PCI
Storage Western Digital Caviar SE (WD800JB) 80GB 7200RPM - UDMA-100 EIDE
Optical DriveToshiba XM-5522B, 6x - CD-ROM - EIDE/ATAPI
Floppy DriveY-E Data YD-702D-6037D
Operating SystemFreeBSD


SystemApple MacBook Air M1 13" (2020 - A2337)
CPUApple M1 (4+4 x 3.2GHz)
VideoApple M1 7 Core
Screen13.3" 2560x1600 LED IPS
WirelessWi-Fi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac/ax 2 Stream), Bluetooth (5.0) - Onboard
Storage256GB SSD - NVMe
Operating SystemMac OS X

Old Laptop

SystemApple MacBook Pro Retina 15" (Late 2013 - A1398)
CPUIntel Core i7 4750HQ (4 x 2GHz+)
RAM8GB (2 x 4GB DDR3L 1600)
VideoIntel Iris Pro 5200
Screen15.4" 2880x1800 LED IPS
WirelessAirport Extreme (802.11a/b/g/n/ac 3 Stream), Bluetooth (4.0) - Onboard
Storage256GB SSD - PCIe
Operating SystemMac OS X

Old Laptop

SystemApple MacBook (Late 2006 - A1181)
CPUIntel Core 2 Duo T7200 (2 x 2GHz)
RAM2GB (2 x 1GB DDR2 667 SO-DIMM (PC2-5300))
VideoIntel GMA 950
Screen13.3" 1280x800 TFT
Network10/100/1000Base-T - Onboard
WirelessAirport Extreme Card (802.11a/b/g/n), Bluetooth (2.0+EDR) - Onboard
StorageWestern Digital Scorpio (WD1600BEVS) 160GB 5400RPM 9.5mm - SATA
Optical Drive6X DL SuperDrive (Matshita UJ-857D)
Operating SystemMac OS X

Pismo - Old Laptop

SystemApple Powerbook G3 Firewire (Pismo - M7572)
CPUPowerPC G3 (750) 400MHz 1MB L2
RAM384MB (1 x 256MB PC133 SDRAM SO-DIMM, 1 x 128MB PC100 SDRAM SO-DIMM)
Video CardATI Rage Mobility 128 8MB with TV out
Screen14.1" 24bit color 1024x768 TFT
Network10/100Base-T - Onboard
WirelessAirport Card, 4 Mbps IrDA - Onboard
Modem56k V.90 - Onboard
StorageFujitsu Hornet 13 (MHL2300AT) 30GB 4200RPM 12.5mm - UDMA-66 EIDE
Optical DriveMatshita SR-8174, 6x/24x - DVD-ROM
BatteryLi-Ion Battery (M7318)
Power Supply"Yo-Yo" Power Supply (M7332)
Operating SystemMac OS X


SystemSun Ultra 2 Creator (A14)
CPUs2 x Sun UltraSPARC II 296MHz
RAM1024MB (4 x 128MB SIMM, 8 x 64MB SIMM)
Video CardSun Creator Series 1 (501-4127) - SBUS
StorageSeagate Cheetah 36ES (ST318406LC) 18GB 10000RPM - Ultra 160 SCSI SCA
Optical Drive Yamaha CRW8424S - CD-RW - SCSI
Keyboard/MouseSun Type 5c Keyboard & Compact 1 Mouse
Operating System Solaris


Video CardsMatrox Millennium II (HD & LD 15pin connectors) - PCI 
  XFX Nvidia Geforce GT 430 (GT-430X-ZAF2) 1GB - PCIe 
  PowerColor Radeon HD 5550 512MB (AX5550 512MK3-H) - PCIe 
  ATI Radeon 8500 64MB - AGPNow fanless due to dead fan
SATA CardLycom ST-124 
Ethernet Switch Cisco Catalyst 3750 - 24TS 24+2G Port 
GPS Delorme Tripmate - SerialWith Mac serial adapter and 12V DC power cable
USB Hub Belkin F5U014-OE 
FM Radios Packard Bell/Aztech Labs FMRadio - ISA 
  D-Link DSB-R100 - USB 
CPU Cooler Antec Celeron CPU Heatsink and Fan 
Speakers Zoltrix ZX-75 
  Dell A215 (Altec Lansing ADA215) 
Remote Controls Universal Infrared Receiver (UIR) - Mirror Link 
  X10 Anywhere 2000 Remote (UR51A) & X10 Lola Receiver (CM19A) - USB Part of the Entertainment Anywhere Package, the remote controls PC and X10 functions via RF. I use Girder on the PC.
MiceLogitech MX700 Cordless Optical - USB  
 Logitech Cordless Mouseman Wheel 
  Logitech Mouseman Wheel Optical - USB 
 Logitech G7 Cordless Optical - USB  
Sound Cards Aureal Vortex SQ1500 (AU8810) - PCI 
  Creative Labs Soundblaster Live X-Gamer (CT4760X) - PCI 
  Creative Labs Soundblaster Audigy 2 ZS - PCI 
USB Card Adaptec USB2Connect 5100 (AUA-5100B) 5 Port - PCI 
RAM1 x 64MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (V54C365804VCT7) 
 1 x 64MB PC100 SDRAM DIMM (G64SD8M8PC-7) 
 704MB (2 x 256MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM, 1 x 128MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (MT48LC16M8A2-75), 1 x 64MB PC133 SDRAM DIMM (MT48LC8M8A2-75))  
StorageWestern Digital Caviar Lite (WDAL2540) 540MB 12.7mm Laptop - IDE 
 Seagate Medalist ST31276A 1.2GB 4500RPM - IDE 
  Fujitsu MPD3084AT 8.4GB 5400RPM - UDMA-66 EIDE 
  Quantum Fireball SE 4.3GB 5400RPM - UDMA-33 EIDE 
  2 x Quantum/Maxtor Atlas V (QM309100XC-LW) 9.1GB 7200RPM - Ultra 160 SCSI SCA 
  Fujitsu MPA3035AT 3.5GB 5400RPM - UDMA-33 EIDE 
 Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB 7200RPM (ST2000DM001) - SATABad sectors, potential head crash
 Seagate Barracuda 7200.7 80GB 7200RPM - UDMA-100 EIDE 
  Western Digital Caviar SE (WD1200JB) 120GB 7200 RPM - UDMA-100 EIDEPotential Bad Sectors
 Maxtor OneTouch 250GB - External Firewire/USB2 
 2 x Samsung Spinpoint F1 DT (HD103UJ) 1TB 7200 RPM - SATA 3Gbps 
 2 x Samsung EcoGreen F2 (HD154UI) 1.5TB 5400 RPM- SATA 3Gbps 
 Adata SP550 120GB SSD - SATA 
Keyboards Focus Electronic CO. LTD. FK-2001 
 HP 104 key + Extra Buttons (SK-2501K) 
 Fujitsu FKB8720 101-Key 
  HP SK-2501K 
  Fujitsu FKB8725-501 104-Key Win95 
Network CardsSeveral - 3Com 3C905 - PCI 
  3Com OfficeConnect 3CSOHO100-TX - PCI 
 Intel PRO/100+ Management Adapter (i82559) - PCI Second Incarnation - Same Card, Same Features, New Components and Layout, the first incarnation has been moved to another machine
 Intel Gigabit CT Desktop Adapter - PCIe 
 Intel 82574 GBE - PCIe 
Modems 3Com/USR Sportster V.90 (00084004) - ISA 
 3Com/USR Sportster V.90 - ISA 
 Dell/Conexant RD02-D400 (CX93010) - USB 
Serial Card Lava DSerial-PCI - PCI 
Optical DrivesLite-On CD-ROM 40x (LTN-382) 
 Toshiba CD-RW/DVD-ROM (SD-R1002) 
 NEC CDR-1800A, 24x - EIDE/ATAPI 
 Samsung SH-S223C - SATATrouble reading/writing
 TSST SH-S182D - EIDE/ATAPITrouble writing?
  Lite-On DS-8A1P Slim - EIDE/ATAPI 
Wireless Access PointsCisco Aironet 1100 (AIR-AP1121G-A-K9) 
 Netgear Nighthawk X4 (R7500) 
 Netgear Nighthawk (R7000) 
 Netgear R6260 
CaseChenbro ES34069External 120W Brick Power Supply
Power SupplyAntec TruePower Trio 430WDying? Replaced a dead Antec TruePower True380s, 380W and a Antec TP-II 430W that failed after a week
Monitor Viewsonic PF790, 19" DiamondtronPlug and Play (DDC) Malfunctioning
MotherboardAbit VP6 (Via Apollo Pro133A Chipset (694))Possible bad capacitors causing PCI problems or Problems from power supply?
CPUs2 x Intel Pentium III 1.0B GHz (133MHz FSB, FC-PGA2, SL5FQ) - Socket 370 
Floppy DriveY-E Data YD-702D-6537D 
Flash Reader Dazzle 6 in 1 (DM-8400) - USB 
Barcode ScannerDigital Convergence CueCat - USBDigital Convergence is no more, but Windows detects this as a keyboard without extra drivers and its great for cataloging things

Plus some other stuff...