I've acquired a fair number of machines since about 1992. I've a soft spot for Sun hardware (which might be obvious).


albert

HP Procurve 1810-24G switch


altair

Digital Alpha PC164LX


anor

Sun Fire V120
 
Disks
X5243A 390-0069 Seagate ST336605LC
- - Seagate ST3146707LC
Ethernet
X1141A 501-4373 Gigabit Ethernet PCI (GBE/P) 2.0
Memory
X7093A 370-4874 1 GB SDRAM DIMM (2)
X7092A 370-4281 512MB SDRAM DIMM (2)
Power
N/A 300-1488 Delta DPS-129AB AC Input Power Supply Type A160
Removable Media
X7288A 540-5014 Internal Slimline 8X DVD-ROM
 
Sun StorEdge S1
 
Cables
X1134A 530-2383 External SCSI Cable, HD68 to HD68, 0.8M
Disks
X5243A 390-0069 Seagate ST336605LC
- - Seagate ST3146707LC

Notes:

DNS server
NFS server
UPS powered

atlas

Sun Fire 280R
 
CPU Module
? ? 1200MHz UltraSPARC III Cu Module (2)
Communication
N/A 501-5856 Remote System Control (RSC2)
Disks
X6808A 390-0071 73.4GB 10000 RPM FC-AL (Seagate ST373405FC)
X6808A 390-0123 73.4GB 10000 RPM FC-AL (Hitachi DK32EJ-72FC)
Ethernet
X4444A 501-6522 Quad GigaSwift Ethernet UTP (QGE)
Memory
X7052A 501-5031 4 GB (4 1GB SDRAM DIMMs) (2)
Power
X9699A 300-1457 Lucent 560 Watt Power Supply (2)
Removable Media
X6168A 390-0025 10X DVD-ROM Drive
SCSI
X6758A 375-3057 PCI Dual Ultra3 SCSI Host Adapter (LVD)

athena

Atari TT030

I bought this in 1992 from Karl Brandt at System Solutions as an upgrade for my Atari STE.

Notes:

+ external hard drive
+ external QIC 525 tape drive
UPS powered
NetBSD/atari test machine

barley

Avocent Cyclades ACS16 terminal server


biscuit

Sun Fire V120
 
Disks
X5244A 390-0109 Seagate ST336607LC (2)
Ethernet
X1150A 501-5902 Sun GigaSwift Ethernet UTP (Copper)
Memory
X7092A 370-4281 512MB SDRAM DIMM (4)
Power
N/A 300-1488 Delta DPS-129AB AC Input Power Supply Type A160
Removable Media
X7288A 540-5014 Internal Slimline 8X DVD-ROM

blue

Cobalt RaQ2


cambria

Sun Fire V40z
 
CPU Module
X7248A 371-0291 2.4GHz Dual Core CPU, AMD Opteron 880, E 6 Stepping, 95W, RoHS:Y (2)
Disks
- - Seagate ST3146707LC (2)
Ethernet
X4445A 501-6738 GigaSwift Ethernet UTP (GCS), RoHS:Y (2)
Fibre Channel
SG-XPCI1FC-EM2 375-3304 2Gb PCI-X Single FC Host Adapter, RoHS:Y (2)
Memory
X9297A 540-6837 4GB (2 2GB DDR400 DIMM), RoHS:Y
Power
N/A 300-1953 760 Watt Power Supply, RoHS:YL
Removable Media
X9289A 371-1461 Slimline 8x DVD-ROM/Floppy Drive, RoHS:YL
System Board
X7249A 594-2532 S3.0 Daughterboard Assembly w/2 2.4GHz CPU and VRMs E6 Stepping, RoHS:YL

chrome

Samsung CLP-350N


cragsted

Sun SPARCstation 2 (4/75)
 
Disks
N/A 370-1709 Seagate ST12400N (2)
Graphics
N/A 501-1561 BW2 Monochrome Frame Buffer
Memory
N/A 501-1739 4MB 60ns 30 pin SIMM (16)
Removable Media
N/A 370-1207 Sony Dual Density Floppy
SCSI
N/A 501-1860 SBE/S SCSI/Ethernet SBus

Originally the main University of Newcastle Computing Service NFS server.


doom

Sun Fire V440
 
Communication
X6762A 375-3089 Crypto Accelerator 1000
N/A 501-6346 Advanced Lights Out Manager (ALOM) Card or Remote Management Card (RMC)
Disks
X5261A 390-0156 36.4GB - 10000 RPM, Disk Assembly (Fujitsu MAP3367NC) (4)
Fibre Channel
SG-XPCI2FC-QF2 375-3108 2GB PCI Dual FC Host Adapter
Memory
- - 2GB Registered DDR DIMM (SPD 0.0 or 1.0) PC2100 & faster (8)
Power
N/A 300-1501 Delta 680 Watt Power Supply
Removable Media
N/A 371-1789 Slimline 8X DVD-ROM / 24X CD-ROM, RoHS:Y
SCSI
X4422A 501-6635 Dual GigabitEthernet / Dual SCSI PCI Adapter
System Board
- 501-6788 1.593GHz CPU Board Assembly (4)
N/A 501-6344 Motherboard (June 2003)

doom-array

Sun StorEdge 3510
 
Array Controller
XTA-3510-CTRL-1G 370-5537 RAID Fibre Channel Controller, 1GB memory and Battery Backup (370-5545) (2)
Disks
XTA-3510-73GB-10K 540-5629 73.4GB - 10000 RPM FC-AL, Disk Assembly (Hitachi DK32EJ-72F) (16)
Power
XTA-3000-2UAC-KIT 370-6776 420 Watt AC Power Supply / Fan Module, 2U (2)

flour

Sun 3/80
 
Disks
N/A 370-1392 Seagate ST1480N
N/A 370-1709 Seagate ST12400N
Graphics
N/A 501-1402 BW2 Analog/ECL Frame Buffer (3/80 P4)
Memory
N/A 501-1408 1MB 100ns 30 pin SIMM (16)
Removable Media
N/A 370-1207 Sony Dual Density Floppy

This was my first machine when I started working for the Computing Service at the University of Newcastle.


forth

Ubiquiti Networks Nanostation M5

Notes:

Wireless link (bridge) to 4 Alcester Close

gondolin

Sun Enterprise 420R
 
CPU Module
X1195A 501-6071 450MHz UltraSPARC II Module (4)
Disks
X5263A 390-0176 Hitachi HUS10733A (2)
Ethernet
X1034A 501-5406 Quad FastEthernet PCI (QFE/P)
Graphics
X3668A 370-3753 PGX32 8/24-Bit Color Frame Buffer
Memory
X7005A 501-6005 256MB 5v ECC 60ns DIMM x 2 (8)
Power
X9684A 300-1449 Lucent 380 Watt Power Supply (2)
Removable Media
X6168A 390-0025 10X DVD-ROM Drive
SCSI
X6540A 375-0005 Dual Single-Ended Ultra/Wide SCSI (PCI)
System Board
N/A 501-5168 0MB FRU

heimdall

MicroTik RouterBoard 450G

This replaced a Cisco C837 ADSL router when I upgraded from 2.5Mbit ADSL to 39Mbit VDSL.

Notes:

UPS powered

ithil

IBM Thinkpad T23


mariner

Sun SPARCstation 20MP
 
CPU
N/A ? SM71 (2)
Disks
X5214A 370-3403 IBM DDRS-34560
X5229A 370-3404 IBM DDRS-39130 (9.1GB 7200 RPM)
Graphics
X367A 501-2955 Sun TGX Plus 4MB SBUS Frame Buffer
X325A 501-2481 CG14 4Mb 24-Bit 60ns VSIMM
Memory
N/A 501-2480 64MB 60ns DSIMM (7)
Removable Media
N/A 540-2500 SunCD 4 CD-ROM Assembly
N/A 540-2509 Floppy Drive Assembly
X1030A 501-2367 PCMCIA Interface/SBus Card
SCSI
X1053A 501-2015 FSBE/S (Fast narrow SCSI + Buffered 10 mbps Ethernet)

This replaced my Atari TT as my main desktop, until it was replaced in turn by an Ultra 60. It has a 4MB cg6 framebuffer, so I could run it at a resolution of 1280x1024.


narya

Sun X4200 M2
 
CPU Module
Disks
XRA-SS2CD-146G10KZ 540-7151 Seagate ST9146802SS [ST914602SSUN146G] (146GB - 10000 RPM - SAS Disk), RoHS:Y
XRA-SS2CD-146G10KZ 540-7151 Hitachi HUC101414CSS300 [H101414SCSUN146G] (146GB - 10000 RPM - SAS Disk), RoHS:Y
XRA-SS2CD-73G10KZ 540-6611 Seagate ST973401SS [ST973401SSUN72G] (73GB - 10000 RPM - SAS Disk), RoHS:Y (2)
Memory
- 371-1920 DDR2-667 DIMM, RoHS:Y (4)
Power
X8052A-Z 300-1848 550 Watt, Type A214 Power Supply, RoHS:YL (2)
Removable Media
X8049A-Z 390-0320 8x DVD-ROM / 24x CD-Writer Assembly, RoHS:YL

nenya

Sun V245
 
Disks
XRA-SS2CD-73G10KZ 540-6611 Seagate ST973401SS [ST973401SSUN72G] (73GB - 10000 RPM - SAS Disk), RoHS:Y (2)
XRA-SS2CD-73G10KZ 540-6611 Fujitsu MAY2073RC [MAY2073RCSUN72] (73GB - 10000 RPM - SAS Disk), RoHS:Y (2)
Fibre Channel
SG-XPCI1FC-QL2 375-3383 2Gb PCI-X Single FC Host Adapter, RoHS:Y
Memory
X8704A 370-7973 1GB PC2700 DIMM, RoHS:Y (8)
Power
X8428A-Z 300-1945 500 Watt, Type A203, AC Input Power Supply, RoHS:YL (2)
Removable Media
X8410A-Z 371-1106 8x DVD-Writer / 24x CD-Writer, RoHS:Y
SCSI
SG-XPCIE2SCSIU320Z 375-3357 Dual-Channel Ultra320 LVD SCSI PCI Express Adapter, RoHS:Y

newt

Tadpole Sparcbook 3GX


oats

Avocent Cyclades ACS16 terminal server


orthanc

Sun Enterprise 250
 
CPU Module
X1194A 501-5445 400MHz UltraSPARC II Module
Disks
X5242A 390-0050 Seagate ST336704LC (2)
X5264A 390-0106 Seagate ST373307LC (2)
Ethernet
X1034A 501-5406 Quad FastEthernet PCI (QFE/P)
Graphics
X3668A 370-3753 PGX32 8/24-Bit Color Frame Buffer
Memory
X7004A 501-3136 128MB 5v ECC 60ns DIMM x 2 (8)
Miscellaneous
- Belkin F5U508 USB 2.0/Firewire PCI card
Power
X9683A 300-1352 Lucent 360 Watt Power Supply (2)
Removable Media
X6168A 390-0025 10X DVD-ROM Drive
X6213A 370-2882 7-14GB 8 mm Tape Drive (Medium Grey Bezel)
SCSI
X6540A 375-0005 Dual Single-Ended Ultra/Wide SCSI (PCI)
System Board
N/A 501-5440 0MB FRU (FAB 270-4440)

This replaced a Sun 4/630 and kept the name.

Notes:

+ external DLT7000 tape drive
Mail server
Web server
Backup server
UPS powered

sirion

Sun Ultra 60
 
CPU Module
X1195A 501-5539 450MHz UltraSPARC II Module (2)
Disks
- - Fujitsu MAP3147NC
Ethernet
X1034A 501-5406 Quad FastEthernet PCI (QFE/P)
Graphics
X3663A 501-5690 Creator3D Series 3 (FFB2+) (2)
Memory
X7004A 501-3136 128MB 5v ECC 60ns DIMM x 2 (8)
Miscellaneous
- Belkin F5U508 USB 2.0/Firewire PCI card
Removable Media
X6168A 390-0025 10X DVD-ROM Drive
SCSI
X6540A 375-0005 Dual Single-Ended Ultra/Wide SCSI (PCI)

My main desktop. Replaced a SPARCstation 20MP. The Creator 3D framebuffers are each connected to a Samsung 245B 1920x1200 monitor.

Notes:

+ external CDRW drive
+ external Exabyte tape drive
+ external film scanner
+ external flatbed scanner

sparky

Sun SPARCstation 20MP
 
CPU
N/A ? HM100W-256
N/A ? HM100S-256
Disks
X5229A 370-3404 IBM DDRS-39130 (9.1GB 7200 RPM) (2)
Graphics
X367A 501-2253 Sun TGX Plus 4MB SBUS Frame Buffer
X326A 501-2482 CG14 8Mb 24-Bit 60ns VSIMM
Memory
N/A 501-2480 64MB 60ns DSIMM (7)
Removable Media
N/A 540-2852 SunCD 4 CD-ROM Assembly
N/A 540-2854 Floppy Drive Assembly
SCSI
X1018A 501-2739 SunSwift 100BaseT ethernet and fast/wide SCSI SBus Adapter

tigger

I bought this from Ebay and collected it from Whitby. This was an excuse for a day out with the family. I've since added more parts to it.

Sun Enterprise 3500
 
CPU Module
X2580A 501-6009 400MHz UltraSPARC II Module (5)
X2580A 501-6619 400MHz UltraSPARC II Module
X2580A 501-6622 400MHz UltraSPARC II Module
X2580A 501-6624 400MHz UltraSPARC II Module
Disks
X6724A 540-4525 36.4GB - 10000 RPM FC-AL, Disk Assembly (Seagate ST336605FC) (5)
Ethernet
X1140A 501-4375 Gigabit Ethernet SBus (GBE/S) 2.0
Fibre Channel
X2652A 501-5144 FC-AL Interface Board Kit
X6731A 370-2303 FC-AL SW-GBIC Module (5)
Graphics
X3671A 501-4790 Creator3D Series 3 (FFB2+) 24-Bit Frame Buffer
I/O
X2622A 501-4884 Graphics I/O Board with SOC+
Memory
X7026A 501-5658 2 GB (8 256MB DIMMs) (4)
X7023A 501-2654 1 GB (8 128MB DIMMs) (4)
Power
N/A 300-1307 FDK PEX705-40 184 Watt Peripheral Power Supply (Type A109) Rear Unit
N/A 300-1358 FDK PEX750-30 195 Watt Peripheral Power Supply (Type A129) Front Unit
N/A 300-1260 FDK PEX690-31 300 Watt Power/Cooling Module (Type A146) (2)
N/A 300-1444 FDK PEX690-31 300 Watt Power/Cooling Module (Type A146)
Removable Media
X6168A 390-0025 10X DVD-ROM Drive
SCSI
X1018A 501-2739 Single-Ended Fast/Wide SCSI/FastEthernet (SunSwift/S)
System Board
X2602A 501-4882 Memory Board, 83/90/100MHz Gigaplane (4)
N/A 501-4946 Clock Board - 83/90/100MHz Gigaplane (1:2, 1:3, 1:4 clock ratios)

venus

D-Link DWL-900AP

Notes:

Backup wireless link to 4 Alcester Close

wasp

Netgear GS724Tv3


wasp

HP ProCurve 1800-8G


Not shown

Cycle 5-IP (x 2)
Sun 4/630 (4/330)
Sun "Mr Coffee" Javastation
Sun "Krups" Javastation (x 2)
Sun "Espresso" Javastation
Sun Ultra 1
Sun Ultra 2
Sun Ultra 60 (in my office at work)
Sun Blade 2000
Tadpole SPARCle
Milan 040 (Atari clone)
HP Jornada 720
APC 9212 PDU (x 2)
Cisco Catalyst C2924M-XL switch
Cisco Catalyst C3500XL switch