WW: Colo Vending Machine

Eric Tykwinski eric-list at truenet.com
Fri Feb 17 18:43:35 UTC 2012

+1 for GBICs, SFPs 

I don't know if it's just me, but I have the worst luck with them.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jonathan Lassoff [mailto:jof at thejof.com] 
Sent: Friday, February 17, 2012 1:40 PM
To: Jay Ashworth
Subject: Re: WW: Colo Vending Machine

On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 10:35 AM, Jay Ashworth <jra at baylink.com> wrote:
> Please post your top 3 favorite components/parts you'd like to see in 
> a vending machine at your colo; please be as specific as possible; 
> don't let vendor specificity scare you off.

This is a riot! I'd love to have something like this at facilities I'm in.
Some useful stuff that comes to mind:
 - Rack screws of various common sizes and threadings
 - SFPs, GBICs, etc.
 - Rollover cable / DE-9->8P8P adapter
 - Screwdrivers
 - Cross-over Ethernet, patch cables
 - zip ties, velcro tape, etc.
 - Label tape


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