[rescue] Racks?

Robert Darlington rdarlington at gmail.com
Tue Oct 9 14:09:28 CDT 2012

The surplus place in Los Alamos (The Black Hole) closed a couple weeks
ago.  There are two surplus places in Albuquerque that I know of that
have data racks though.  Right near I-40 for those passing through the


On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 12:16 PM, Lionel Peterson <lionel4287 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Phil,
> Does your friend have a budget or just cheap as possible?
> I suspect as you get closer to Silicon Valley or Los Alamos you may find a
> surplus dealer willing to essentially give them away after they strip out
> servers/PDUs.
> Unfortunately, they are heavy enough to be worth lugging to a scrap yard for
> recycling, so they aren't that common anymore - maybe you can find someone
> who'd rather not bother carting it to the recycler.
> Governmental surplus? Aren't there a few Air Force installations in NV?
> Lionel
> On Oct 9, 2012, at 12:02 PM, Phil Stracchino <alaric at metrocast.net> wrote:
>> A couple of people have recently offered racks on the list, but I don't
>> remember who or where.  Any of them anywhere near northern Nevada?  I
>> have a friend (in Fallon, but willing to drive for pickup or cover
>> shipping within reason) who's looking for a 36U-40U rack.
>> --
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