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Ok!

So I'm in progress of setting up my computer room/office. My problem is, I have more parts than I know what to do with.

I either need to figure out a great way to organize all my parts, or start getting rid of them.



I have a good solution for my screws, but that's about it. (Small parts organizer, with drawers.

My issue is what to do with the big stuff; like video cards and mother boards.

I'm just looking for ideas for what fellow OCN'ers use to keep parts and peripherals organized.

Home Depot did not seem to have any drawer based solutions.
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post #2 of 11
place them all in their correct manufacture box for when you may need one, or you can donate them all to me thumb.gif
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Whenever i buy parts i always keep boxes, so i would either store them in their respective boxes then sell them, or store them in their boxes and place them all neatly into an even larger box.
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Definitely too much hardware to keep in OEM boxes. Plus some are salvage, and don't have boxes. (ie, raid cards, HDDs, cables, optical drives)
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www.ikea.com

go crazy.
post #6 of 11
hang them on your wall and ceiling.
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post #8 of 11
Go to walmart (or similar) and go bonkers on some plastic drawers like woonasty posted. I've yet to find a better cost/usability ratio item for storing things like spare parts. Plus if you bust one it's all of what, $5 to replace.
    
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Put them all in the box they came with and then stuff it in my case box. smile.gif
    
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by NguyenAdam;13261016 
Put them all in the box they came with and then stuff it in my case box. smile.gif

^ This is what I do too! redface.gif
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