Let's do something futuristic.
Cryptocurrency mining, heard of it? There's specialty computer hardware used to hash mathematical algorithms in a distributed network to generate digital money!
This project is to build a frame to sexily mount 10 of these specialty computers to in hopes of cleaning up some messy mining rigs out there.
Speaking of messy rigs, here's a video of some good and some bad examples of the Gridseed ASIC miners. www.youtube.com/watch
In the attached image TheDrawingBoard.jpg you'll see some ideas but I welcome your own input if you believe you've got something that equals win.
Ask questions, let's do this!
Wants:The Gridseed miners measure 95mm in diameter and 70mm tall, so roughly 3.75" D x 2.75" H. I will have mine in hand within a couple weeks, they're just now coming out of China, then I will know the distance between the mounting holes to secure them to the frame.
The power supplies on the lower level of the frame measure (215 x 115 x 50)mm / (8.46 x 4.52 x 1.96)inch（L x W x H）eBay link for more images; http://www.ebay.com/itm/SUPERNIGHT-12V-DC-30A-360W-Regulated-Switching-Power-Supply-for-LED-Strip-Light-/261401107652?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3cdcb85cc4
The USB Hub measures 190 x 58 x 28mm, eBay link; http://www.ebay.com/itm/USB-2-0-10-Port-Powered-Portable-HighSpeed-External-Hub-Multi-Outlet-Power-Strip-/200994217600?pt=US_USB_Cables_Hubs_Adapters&hash=item2ecc305e80
Let's keep the top plate of the frame within 24" L x 12" W x 0.25" thick acrylic sheet.
The lower frame just needs to be slightlu larger than the power supplies that will sit on it.
The CNC Aluminum struts to separate it should work well in the 3-4" range.
Don't Wants:Put extra mayo on my McChicken sandwich at McDonald's next time, that's some shit I don't like.
- Autodesk Inventor
Additional InformationPlease make all future submissions from flat parts only. This includes the struts.
Laser cutting will be used.
0.0625 inch/1.5875 mm thick aluminum for the mounting plates. 0.25 inch/6.35mm thick aluminum for the separating struts.
Detail, futuristic design and stackable are desired traits in new submissions.
#26 Gridseed Scrypt ASIC Mining Frame V02 by CAD SPARKLES
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