[rescue] Thin Client for garage

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 29 09:31:53 CDT 2011

Have you considered netbooting an old PC? Thin clients are nice, but you buy
into BIOS and O/S limitations with them vs. a netboot PC.

An Atom MB (that needs a case/ps) is under $80, small NetTops (desktop version
of netbooks) are under $200, closer to $100 if you get one without HD/RAM.

Newegg link:


On Mar 29, 2011, at 9:44 AM, "Hatle, Steven J" <shatle at nfldinet.com> wrote:

> I9d like to have some kind of thin client in the garage that I can use with
> a cheap LCD and external keyboard/mouse to facilitate getting stuff from
> web when I9m in the middle of something vs. having to run back into the
> house and review or print stuff out, etc.

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