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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    Well, update, didn't manage to find any known brand MOBO, so decided to try with aliexpress... Found some nice one, great reviews, have all I needed (except just 2 stata3 and 2 sata 2 ports), buuuuut is 0,5 cm bigger than Node 304 🤦‍♂️ Returning it is more expensive than what I paid for it, so...
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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    At this point no, but is the difference between "reusing what I already got or not" the whole point of it 😅
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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    Crap, I finally decided to go with node, now I'm having problems to find a suitable mobo for my CPU... My wishlist: Suitable for an LGA2011 (not2011-3) CPU Ideally 6 sata Ideally an M2 o mSATA socket where I can install everything, so the HDD are just for data. Micro-ITX evidently I've got no...
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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    Node (not sure if 304 ot 804, 304 size is closer to current synology NAS) is also an option, but form factor on the Silverstone GD08 may be an issue... I tend more for the DS380 as their HDD are hotswappable Although after reading this review, I might reconsider...
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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    Also stumbled today with silverstone DS380, that seems widely available
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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    That would be exactly what I was thinking on, thanks! Now to seek where I could buy it in my country (spain)... had little success, just found an out of stock shop in uk
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    Suggestions on a chasis for a server?

    It's time to update my main pc and I'm still prospecting cases for my future little monster, but I would like to profit most of current one to replace my synology NAS for a full fledged little server that can host not only my files but also some minecraft server or so for the kids (and me he he)...