Bob Clagett Makes a Star Wars-Inspired Server Rack/Media Center #Star Wars
Bob Clagett of I Like to Make Stuff wanted to build a new server rack for his office. But being the Star Wars freak and YouTube maker that he is, he didn’t want to make just any ol’ rack. He decided to marry the rack with a media center/video monitor. He decided to create what looks like some sort of Star Wars ship or base monitoring station.
To complete the project with plenty of suitably futuristic greeblies, he decided to team up with Star Wars prop fanatic Brian of The Smuggler’s Room. The results are pretty great and there is plenty of room for audio, video, and server hardware expansion.
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