HomeLab Hardware Tour! (Late 2023)

My Late 2023 Server Rack and HomeLab tour! I’ve upgraded, replaced, added, and consolidated quite a bit since my last tour! New servers, new networking, UPS, cabling, power management, and more new tech on the wall!

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📦 Gear in this video 📦

Rack & Accessories

– 32u Rack https://amzn.to/3TlhdXb

– D Ring Hooks https://amzn.to/3FSxk5Y

– 1u Brush Panels https://amzn.to/3hKNiaf

– 1u Rack Mount Full Depth Shelf https://amzn.to/3jrm5Kp

– Right Angle Extension Cord https://amzn.to/3Wl7gay

– Black Outlet Covers https://amzn.to/3jrf7Vu

– UniFi SmartPower PDU Pro https://store.ui.com/us/en

Network

– Patch Panel https://amzn.to/3YIKtHq

– Wall Mount Patch Panel https://amzn.to/3WyvnCk

– Slim Network Cables https://amzn.to/3kbYV85

– SFP+ Dust Covers https://amzn.to/3TmGfou

– SFP+ DAC https://amzn.to/3TajUut

– UniFi Flex https://store.ui.com/us/en

– UDM SE https://store.ui.com/us/en

– UDM Pro https://store.ui.com/us/en

– UniFi 48 Port Enterprise https://store.ui.com/us/en

Servers & Accessories

– SuperMicro 1u Servers https://amzn.to/3YBQy8u

– SuperMicro 1u Servers (Used) https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=SuperMicro+813M-3+SYS-5018R-M+Server+NO+HDD%2FOS+Boots&mkcid=1&mkrid=711-53200-19255-0&siteid=0&campid=5338780159&customid=&toolid=10001&mkevt=1

– 14 TB Exos Seagate Drives https://amzn.to/3GbtXsk

– 14 TB Exos Seagate Drives (Used) https://www.ebay.com/itm/115776895931?mkcid=1&mkrid=711-53200-19255-0&siteid=0&campid=5338780159&customid=&toolid=10001&mkevt=1

– PC Conversion Case https://amzn.to/3YGXx03

– Smart ZigBee LED Controller https://amzn.to/3jtCpKI

– Cooler Master SickleFlow 120mm RGB Fans https://amzn.to/3I68AtA

– DDR-4 for AV15 & HL15 (used) https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=R40&_nkw=MTA18ASF2G72PDZ-3G2R1&_sacat=0&mkcid=1&mkrid=711-53200-19255-0&siteid=0&campid=5338780159&customid=&toolid=10001&mkevt=1

Accessories

– Axxtra Power Strip https://amzn.to/3qbzIhT

– Eaton 5P1500R UPS https://amzn.to/3OC2D90

– Tripp Lite 2200VA 1920W UPS Smart 2U Rackmount https://amzn.to/3XrnC2q

– Tripp Lite BP36V15-2U Smart UPS 36V 2U Rackmount External Battery Pack https://amzn.to/3XxwBzd

– APC 1500VA UPS https://amzn.to/3GXLJh6

– APC 600 VA UPS https://amzn.to/3mMxsM1

– Wall Control Galvanized Steel Pegboard https://amzn.to/3bJ8R4s

– HDHomeRun Network Tuner https://amzn.to/3Gdkd0x

– Elgato Key Light Mini https://amzn.to/41d9Fre

– Hue Light Strip https://amzn.to/3I124o3

– Hue Motion & Temp https://amzn.to/3qb1FXf

– Hue v2 Dimmer Switch https://amzn.to/3hH6pCh

– Hue Smart Bulb Starter Kit https://amzn.to/3jljCRA

– Nest Protect https://amzn.to/3hMZcR8

– Cloud Lamp https://amzn.to/3GZji24

– Fire Extinguisher https://amzn.to/3GeB2s4

Over the Air TV Gear (Plex or JellyFin)

– TV Tuner that supports 4K and up to 4 streams!: https://amzn.to/3r1v3SL

– TV Tuner that supports 2 streams: https://amzn.to/3EKeGx5

– Flat Indoor Antenna: https://amzn.to/3Z5AQmR

– Indoor Outdoor Antenna with 60+ mile range!: https://amzn.to/3sHLST3

– Adjustable Gain TV Antenna Preamplifier with LTE Filter: https://amzn.to/3LgwB26

– LTE / 5G Filter: https://amzn.to/3Pax72J

– Antenna Splitter with Power Passthrough: https://amzn.to/3sLTZy4

– Solid Copper Coax Cable (NOT copper clad): https://amzn.to/3r3fhqk

– LTE / 5G Filter Alternative: https://amzn.to/489SHvZ

Intel NUC Mini Cluster

– Intel NUC 11 https://amzn.to/43TK8nS

– Intel NUC 12 https://amzn.to/3MZjC6C

– SAMSUNG 980 PRO SSD 2TB PCIe NVMe https://amzn.to/41vUOrk

– SAMSUNG 870 EVO SATA https://amzn.to/3KQMriU

– G.Skill RipJaws DDR4 SO-DIMM Series 64GB https://amzn.to/3AlstI8

– Rackmount Kit Mk1 Manufacturing – https://www.mk1manufacturing.com/cart.php

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00:00 – HomeLab Changes

00:46 – Tech Wall

02:53 – OTA TV Tuner

04:03 – 48 Port 2.5 Gb & PoE Switch

05:18 – Firewall & Gateway & Security

07:20 – 10 Gb Aggregation Switch

09:11 – Smart PDU

10:18 – Brush Panels

10:35 – 1u Network UPS

11:17 – 48 Port 1 Gb & Poe Switch

11:28 – 1u Servers & New project

12:51 – Low Power Mini Cluster

14:48 – Storinator

16:45 – PC Conversion Server

17:57 – HL15

18:54 – Rack UPS

20:09 – Back of the rack

20:24 – KVM Switch & PiKVM

21:40 – PDU & Cable Management

22:00 – Back of 1u Network UPS

22:13 – Back of 1u Servers & New project

22:45 – Back of Storinator

23:00 – Cable ARMs?

23:18 – Back of PC Conversion Server

23:39 – Back of HL15

23:49 – Back of Rack UPS

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