Lego Minecraft Computer

Mike Schropp Computers, Lego, Lego Computer Leave a Comment

You’d be hard-pressed to find two geeky pastimes that complement each other better than Lego and Minecraft: Minecraft offering an endless virtual environment to build your world one block at a time, and Lego offering a real world equivalent. It’s not surprising in that case that one of the more common requests I receive for Lego-based computers are around some …

Lego Rack Server

Mike Schropp Computers, Lego, Lego Computer 3 Comments

If you interested in a full scale, functional, 2U rack server built entirely of 2000+ Lego than read on for more details and pictures! Back in 2017 Silicon Mechanics reached out to me about creating a full size 2U rack server for them to display in their booth at the 2017 SC show (SuperComputing Conference). After some back and forth …

A Day on Hoth

Mike Schropp Lego 10 Comments

With all the snow outside it seemed like a perfect time for a Hoth. I rounded up some of General Veers’ finest troops and commandeered one AT-AT and set out on recon mission. We got underway quickly and were on the move looking for any Rebels who might be out on patrols. I’m sure the sight of three armed Snowtroopers …