Helmer Render farm Tags: New Build Render Farm Systems Billy D September 11, 2012 3:45:56 PM Hi! I would like to build a six node Helmer Render Farm. After searching and reading alot online I found the following configuration for each of the nodes:- CPU: Six core AMD FX6100 (3.3GHz, 3.9GHz Turbo). Part#FD6100WMGUSBX Motherboard: ASRock 880GM-LE FX (Socket AM3+, AMD 880G, DDR3, S-ATA 300, Micro ATX, Supports AM3+ Processor, 8-Core CPU) Memory: Crucial 8GB kit (2 x 4GB DDR3 PC3-12800.CL-11.Unbuffered.Non_ECC.DDR3-1600.1.5V.512megx64. Part#CT2KIT51264BA160B) Power supply with fan: Antec 450W (not sure on spec) Hard Drive: WD 160GB 7200RMPM 2.5" (not sure on spec) TRENDNET TEG-S8g GREENnet Switch 8-Port 10/100/1000Mbps I'd appreciate a review of the above and any advice for maxing out the farm. More about : helmer render farm Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum2012 Render Farm Magic ForumRender farm set up ForumBoards for Render Farm Forum$2000-$3000 - Motion Graphics/VFX/3D Workstation - No Gaming ForumRender Farm ForumRequirement for a render farm ForumBuilding a render farm ForumRequirement for a render farm ForumHelp-->Dual LGA 1366 cpu choice ForumRender farm with beowulf cluster ForumNew Render Farm ForumRender Farm Forum$3,000 budget for workstation and small render farm ForumRender Farm - Different CPU nodes? ForumHow to set up a render farm / Grid computing network for noobs ForumHow to set up a render farm / Grid computing network for noobs ForumBuilding a render farm ForumCPU for budget Render Farm ForumNVIDIA GeForce gt 630m More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !