With Bitcoin, miners use special software to solve math problems and are issued a certain number of bitcoins in exchange. This provides a smart way to issue the currency and also creates an incentive for more people to mine.
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This is my 6 GPu mining rig working on ethOS at 166.7 MH/s
Which brings me 0.1 eth per week is on average 250 euros per month (the price of the ethereum is currently 1Eth = 650 $). My electricity consumption of 900 / h is 70 euros per month to deduct 250.
Simple construction of the frame with perforated angles bought in a hardware store.
I used screws M4 and M6, the bottom plate can be PMMA or plexiglass. I personally have a fiberglass reinforced panel
Some junction parts are printed in 3D on ultimakers. The cards are inclined at 45 ° for optimal airflow and a out of the box design. The cards stayed at 65 degrees each, the speed of the fans is between 17% and 33%. Which allows me to put the rig in an office.
Steps to configure Asus z270p prime to use 6 GPUs
First download or update to the latest BIOS.
Go to BIOS with F1.
Press F7 inside the BIOS.
GO to Advanced.
In Platform Misc Configuration everythign needs to be disabled.
Go to System Agent Confguraton -> DMI/OPI Configuration.
Change DMI Max Link Speed to Gen2.
Go back -> PEG Port Configuration. Set all to Gen2 and PCIe Spread to Auto (Last setting).
Go Back to Advanced -> PCH Configuration -> PCI Express Configuration -> PCIE Speed to Gen2.
Don't change any M2 settings on the BIOS!
Disable Onboard audio card.
Then don't try it on windows for me it was unstable and I had server crash everyday
ethOS is a huge time saver
I can answer to questions
Côme GEFFROY - French Engineer
PLA is ok but ABS is better because the server is subject to temperature variations
Autodesk Inventor 2017