[rescue] Useful stuff for small spaces
alaric at metrocast.net
Tue May 13 21:49:35 CDT 2008
Nadine Miller wrote:
> Phil Stracchino wrote:
>> This company:
>> is the US distributor for this company:
>> Which turns out to manufacture several rather useful little items,
>> including this one:
>> to mount two 2.5" IDE disks in place of a single 3.5" one, and this:
>> which mounts two 2.5" SATA disks in place of a single 3.5" one. The
>> latter is $12 per. Don't know about the former.
>> The sales contact is Paul Lan, plan at ameri-rack.com.
> Very nice for a teeny-tiny disk-based backup system like Time Machine or
> But, 320GB 2.5" SATA are still $140; Seagate 500GB 3.5" SATA's are on at
> Newegg for $80 at the moment. It's a quandary.
Indeed. Though actually, its applicability to me is in a 3U storage
server in which I want to have mirrored boot disks without touching any
of the big SATA disks that will be its storage array, but I don't have
room to install two 3.5" disks.
Phil Stracchino, CDK#2 DoD#299792458 ICBM: 43.5607, -71.355
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