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Old August 11, 2012, 01:39 PM
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Default Harddrive Rubber Enclousre

Hey all. I want to mount my HHD in my 5.25 inch drive bay area, but I don't have any converter rails or hot swap bays.

Would I have to worry about heat and viberation if I put my Harddrive in one of these rubber enclousers and just set it on the bottom of the 5.25in drive bay area?

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Old August 11, 2012, 03:56 PM
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I just cheap out and use rubber washers, works great.
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Old August 11, 2012, 04:49 PM
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Looks like the HDD will overheat being in case in rubber like that, or at least that's my opinion of it.
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Old August 11, 2012, 05:17 PM
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Drive converter hot swap

Canada Computers | Cases | SilverStone CFP52B 5.25" to 3.5" bay converter with hot-swappable function

EDIT : this EverCool Armor HD-AR-BK 5.25in Bay Coverter to 3x3.5in HDD/4x2.5in HDD | eBay
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