[rescue] Dell LTO2 drive module

Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. rescue at hawkmountain.net
Mon Nov 30 16:51:30 CST 2009

Phil Stracchino wrote:
> http://www.technologysurplusdepot.com/ProductInfo.aspx?id=5973930
> Anyone know whether it's feasible to extract one of these from its
> PowerVault housing and install it in a standard Dell full-height
> single-drive external case?
I don't see why it would not work.  From experience the one
thing lacking will be that the LTO2 drive on the module will
not have a tape drive door.... so dust inhalation will be an issue.

I have an LTO2 drive like this and have been trying to find a new
faceplate with the tape 'door'.....  my drive is made by IBM as I

-- Curt

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