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2.3/3.5 ide to eSATA adapter


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#1 eric512

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Posted 31 July 2010 - 07:50 PM

I've been searching all day for a way to connect old IDE drives to a esata port for backup. I get a lot of drives that I want to take an image of. Using a IDE to USB adapter works find, but slow. I would rather use IDE to eSATA.

Only thing I've found is:

2.5 3.5 IDE converter
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...=ATVPDKIKX0DER

with

IDE <--> SATA
IDE SATA

and

SATA eSATA cable
eSATA Cable

Looks like a pain to use on a regular basis. I get both IDE desktop drives and laptop drives that I need to back up.

Maybe an external enclosure? But one with both 2.5 and 3.5 IDE?

Let me know if you see anything.

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Posted 31 July 2010 - 07:59 PM

I think it will slow also...
and the link you give is not work...or just me that cant open it...

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