Dual motherboard cases--clarification -not me

alvin at Maggie.Linux-Consulting.com alvin at Maggie.Linux-Consulting.com
Thu Feb 14 12:41:07 PST 2002

hi ya don

wasnt me that posted the url for servercase.com ...
( ist group'd um all together..

have fun linuxing
http://www.Linux-1U.net .... 11" deep 1Us ... 

On Thu, 14 Feb 2002, Donald B. Kinghorn wrote:

> Hi All
> ...thanks for the suggestions ... some are very interesting ... 
> I'd like to clarify a little though ...
> I work with Parallel Quantum Solutions and we sell linux cluster to (mostly) 
> computational chemists (we're all PhD chemists) our smallest machine is a 4 
> cpu two motherboard system with our parallel quantum chemistry code 
> installed. It's a great deskside box for a working chemist. We've been using 
> this case (in black)
>  http://www.calpc.com/html/large_server.html
> but it's really twice as big as it needs to be ( it does look impresive 
> though )
> A better size would be somethings like this
> http://www.calpc.com/html/small_cube_server.html
> This would be plenty big enough for a 2 motherboard system but it's not setup 
> that way.
> This one is close (thanks Alvin ) but still bigger than it needs to be
> http://www.servercase.com/ImageFiles/SC1000C.html
> I hope that answers the why? question.
> I think a small dual mb case like this would be an attractive personal 
> parallel code development box too ... and it would be a knockout at the local 
> linux users group meeting :-)  I'll let you all know if I come up with 
> anything nice.
> Thanks again for the helpfull feedback
> -Don
> P.S.
> I'm not really interested in a dual motherboard rackmount case but I have to 
> admit that this one suggested by Joachim and Steffen is really cool ... check 
> this out :-)
> http://www.ict-gmbh.de/images/twin.jpg
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