Hardware

Hiper HMC-2K53A-H2 barebone

Hiper HMC-2K53A-H2 is a barebone chassis. When bought from Finnish Verkkokauppa.com, it contained both a PCI riser and a processor cooler.

Computer Hiper HMC-2K53A-H2
Mainboard MSI K9NGM/K9NGM2 MS-7252 ver 1.1 [1]
Ethernet Integrated 1 Gbps

Front panel module

The front panel module is cabled to USB bus 2. There is an internal USB 2.0 hub, which is routed to memory card reader.

USB 2.0 Hub Genesys GL850A, problems with the port 3
VFD + keyboard Futaba DM-140GINK Demo, usbhid driver
WiFi Ralink RT2571WF

Drivers

There are not yet front panel drivers. These should be built.

 

Parts

The following parts are pudchased separately and installed in to the barebone.

CPU AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 2.0Ghz EE 65w ADO3800CSBOX
Memory Kingston HyperX 1GB 800MHZ DDR2 CL4 (2x512Mb)
Hard disk Hitachi Travelstar 5K160 160GB SATA 2.5″ HTS54161
IR receiver iMON Internal silver, remounted without the original casing