[rescue] 611 cases & cables

Erie Patsellis erie at shelbyvilledesign.com
Thu Jun 12 23:08:31 CDT 2008

not passing through the midwest anytime soon, are you? I have a couple 
of large (3 wide x 14 tall, if I remeber) CD rom Servers, lots of power 
supply and room for everything you'd ever want. can't beat the price 
(some real coffee beans.)


Curious George wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been accumulating various/assorted "removable
> media" peripherals (tape, disk cartridge, etc.)
> and gluing them onto my U2.  I put each drive into
> its own 611T case and add it to the chain of other
> devices already attached to the machine.  As such,
> I am always in need of extra 611T cases and those
> nice *short* (12 inch) wide SCSI cables to tie
> them together.
> Anyone have any of either of these that they would
> care to part with?
> Of course, the SCSI busses are getting a bit *long*
> (physically).  Is it, perhaps, wiser to just dig
> up a couple of CD-ROM towers and stuff 7 devices
> in each of those?  I imagine the power supplies in
> those are sized for 7 CD-ROM drives (which have
> pretty minimal power requirements).  But, I figure
> I can still get by since, unlike a CD tower in
> which *all* drives might be active at any given time,
> only one or two would ever be running at any given
> time in my case (though I would still have to ensure
> the power supply could satisfy the quiescent current
> needs of all devices  :< )
> Any other options I should consider?
> Thanks!
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