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Racking everything

October 28th, 2007 bdk Leave a comment Go to comments

Finished!

I had put my relay rack over the summer and slowly added parts to it. When I had to rewire the Cisco devices for study purposes or because I needed to change a computer out it was done with little regard to neatness (ie. sloppy is fast). I went from using the Costco special baker’s rack:
Old computer rack

To a 7′ Chatsworth (that I got for free):
Initial Setup of my rack.


When I changed a few things around for study purposes or to upgrade something I never put the time into doing it right. A 2′ run usually ended up using a 20′ cable. I finally had some time now that I’m done with my CCNA to make things right and regroom every wire.

Eye Sore:
My rack when I didn’t have time to do the wiring right.

Eye Soothing:
A rack more properly groomed.

In the final image you’ll be able to see Dell PowerEdge that is now online and working

  1. Thrasher9
    October 29th, 2007 at 10:37 | #1

    Looks GOOD man!
    I hope life is treating you well.

  2. October 30th, 2007 at 10:02 | #2

    Looks great, and your theme is great too.

  1. October 28th, 2007 at 14:44 | #1