[SunRescue] hard drives and memory

Ken Hansen n2vip at bellatlantic.net
Wed Aug 16 21:32:13 CDT 2000

Agree with Gregory - I just got a $59 4 Gig Baracuda drive
from HiTechCafe, total out-of-pocket, $70.

I'm happy with the deal, but that is a lot of shipping/handling...


(But, they did throw in a small assortment of Jelly Belly jelly

----- Original Message -----
From: "Gregory Leblanc" <GLeblanc at cu-portland.edu>
To: <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 16, 2000 8:26 PM
Subject: RE: [SunRescue] hard drives and memory

> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Kurt Huhn [mailto:kurthuhn at k-huhn.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, August 16, 2000 7:50 PM
> > To: rescue at sunhelp.org
> > Subject: [SunRescue] hard drives and memory
> >
> > I am looking for a new hard drive for my Indy (4GB range).  Are there
> > any items to remember when looking for a hard drive?  Any gotchas?
> > Like SCA, SCSI-2, etc...
> >
> > Basically, I'm not looking for specific recommendations, just basic
> > guidelines.
> Hmm, from the looks of my Indy, any 1/3 height (that's 1 inch high) narrow
> SCSI drive should work.  I've been shopping HiTechCafe lately.  You might
> actually be able to get a better deal on a 9GB drive than a 4, but just
> watch their HD prices for a week or so, and you should be able to find
> something adequate.  Just one thing to mention, shipping/handing from them
> generally runs about $11, including UPS ground.  Their deals on everything
> else make it worth it, and they do a really good job of packing.  Later,
> Greg
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