[rescue] [Slightly OT]: Desk/Tables for multiple computers
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Sun Jul 10 12:22:22 CDT 2005
On Jul 9, 2005, at 11:20 PM, Andy Wallis wrote:
> This is slughtly off-topic, but germane to rescued machines. Over
> the past
> couple of years, I've pick up a few Sun, DEC, and RS/6000
> processors. My
> current desk is a run-of-the-mill Sauder(wooden) from Target and
> there seems to be signs of warping due to having 50-75 pounds on
> it for a couple of years.
> I'm now looking around for a heavy-duty table that I could put
> about 200
> pounds on without worrying if it will crash to the ground or
> warping in a few
> years. Most of the results from searching do not give stress
> limits; they
> usually only display the weight of the table. Does anyone have
> products that can handle such strains and not break the bank?
Since I don't know your definition of break the bank, I can recommend
the IKEA Galant Desk system. It's modular, and we have two (my
girlfriend and I)... they're supposed to hold up to 300 lbs. Ours
are the beech veneer.
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