[rescue] Ultra 2 Drives...
nimitz at nimitzbrood.com
Wed May 12 18:50:37 CDT 2004
On Wednesday, May 12, 2004, at 06:35 PM, Micah R L wrote:
> I just bought an Ultra 2 motherboard inside a (custom?) aluminum
> rackmount chassis, just like in this auction:
> (TekSavers were great people, by the way - I'd recommend em.)
Dude. Unless that case has some _huge_ side vents that system is going
to be able to cook bacon on the top of it. I see almost no airflow
from the provided pictures.
> However... there is no drive cage! The U2 takes SCA drives, and the
> connectors are there on the motherboard, of course, but there is no
> cage around that, no way to screw drives in, or anything (there is
> *room* for the drives, just no way to attach them.). Does anyone have
> a solution on a possible way around this? I can try to post pictures
> either thie evening or tomorrow evening, if it would help.
My first inclination would be to contact the sellers. It was their
responsibility to sell you a working system and case - they say "Case
is used but is in GOOD condition." right on the auction. Good
Condition means all the parts are there.
Failing that I'd suggest ordering a drive cage from here and make your
http://www.memoryx.net/3405928.html <- this one is a good suggestion.
Failing that find and tear apart a hard drive mounting kit and screw it
into the bottom of the case.
"Bah!" - Dogbert
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