Howdy folks. Helping my dad decommission a lot of hardware. LPU in Nashville area.
2013 Mac Pro "Trashcan" 12 core Xeon, 64gb memory, 500gb storage, D300 GPU. $900 shipped.
3TB WD Red WDC WD30EFRX (6 available)
3TB Hitachi Deskstar 7K3000 (2 available)
WD drives are *NOT* SMR, and...
By very slow... I was getting ~30MB/s as reported by rsync --info=progress2, transferring from a single 14TB drive via USB3. Mea culpa for not running badblocks on some new-to-me drives. All good drives in now, and the transfer rate was up to ~160MB/s.
So I just got the case and already ran into my first snag... I suspect the case has been sitting in a warehouse for a hot minute because the pentagon pattern bolt that secures the front door was in there pretty good. The first of 2 flimsy plastic tools that Silverstone included just twisted...
Welp. Joining the DS380 gang.
X10SDV-4C-TLN2F (Xeon D-1521 with active cooler, 6 SATA, 1x NVME, 2x10GbE for those unfamiliar)
128gb DDR4 RDIMM
8x8TB hard drives (mixed between HC510s and some red label EasyStore shucks from a few years ago)
Supermicro AOC-S3008L HBA (overkill...
Yeah, it's just like Amazon Marketplace sellers, except it sounds like there's less buyer protection... I still buy from Newegg every now and then, but only "sold by Newegg" with rare exceptions (DJI official store comes to mind).
TTT, with price drop. $300 for the whole system including the drives, local pickup (now in Murfreesboro). This has been sitting in storage so the above hard drive info should still be considered fairly accurate.
Welcome to the forums...
Couple of housekeeping notes...Looks like you should tag the title with "[EU]" (guessing based on the currency), as well as put an asking price for your system.
Sounds like there's an interesting story in there somewhere! I'm certainly watching the Apple silicon space...
Anyone have any experience with using these boards for a NAS build? Thinking the U-NAS 810a would be perfect. Just gotta figure out how to get some airflow on the passive cooler without it sounding like a jet engine...