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  1. #1
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    Where do you buy your hardware?

    Since I know a bunch of people here build their own whitebox rackmounts or towers (or mountable towers ), I want to find out where you guys get good deals on hardware. I'm looking for companies who deal with bulk hardware orders, and not your standard NewEgg.com-style online store.

    Thanks,
    Josh

  2. #2
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    I would suggest you give pricewatch.com a look if you are looking for cheap.

    Thank you,
    Kyle Leissner

  3. #3
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    I have used pcusa.com one or twice for barebone machines. Good quality good prices. For parts try 'SVC' www.svc.com

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    What do you consider "bulk"? We spend over $75K/yr on hardware, and a substantial amount of that is with newegg. For the most part, no one can beat their pricing.
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    I hate you yankees.. newegg beats anything here :'(

    If you wanna get cheap... you could just rob a truck load of computer parts
    I specialize in neck beards
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    If you wanna get cheap... you could just rob a truck load of computer parts
    Though I would not recommend that. lol.
    Thanks,

    Brendan Diaz
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  7. #7
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    Originally posted by mg-
    I hate you yankees.. newegg beats anything here :'(

    If you wanna get cheap... you could just rob a truck load of computer parts


    hah what does US have that canada dont? NEWEGG!!!

  8. #8
    Greetings:

    We buy straight from HP.

    See http://www.dynamicnet.net/news/artic...i_hp_video.htm for why.

    The servers are rock solid.

    Thank you.
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    Are you Peter? Who is Peter?

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