[Rack] new machine for replicators

Ben Kochie ben at nerp.net
Thu Jun 7 13:32:20 PDT 2012


That's an awfuly power hungry machine.. 1.22kWH in ~5 hours is 5.86kWH/day 
which is about $1 at noisebridge's electric rate..  That also shows the 
machine using about 244 Watts.  That seems like an awful lot for a basic 
PC these days.  By comparison my machine at home is a quad-core with 6 2T 
drives and only uses 65W or 1.56kWh/day = $0.27

-ben

On Tue, 5 Jun 2012, Nick Owens wrote:

> hi rack@, i've set up a new machine at the replicator desk. it has replicatorg installed for 3d
> printing purposes. i measured its energy consumption with a kill-a-watt and it read 1.22kWH
> after 4h56m online, and i'll be posting a message next to it instructing users to turn it off
> after use.
> 
> i'm reusing the hostname ass and its old static ip.
> 
> hostname: ass
> ip: 172.30.0.42
> 
> users:
> root/noisebridge
> noisebridge/noisebridge
> 
>


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