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Old May 11, 2008, 09:06 AM
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Originally Posted by no_pulse View Post
Funny you should mention that. I noticed that TigerDirect.ca doesn't carry the Ultra HD enclosures anymore. Mabye they were faultly. I bought the Ultra HD enclosures because they are stackable. Although I'm not sure how a HD enclosure could kill a drive, but you never know.

I appreciate everyones input :) In retrospect, I probably should have bought a NAS. I have 5 external HD's :P Its too bad they don't have 4 bay HD enclosures lol. A good NAS is a wee bit out of my price range at the moment. I like the Data Robotics DroboShare.
What about building your own? There must be a good linux NAS distro out there you could use. You've already got the drives and there are a few "combo" deals out there for motherboards/cpus. Throw in a lower end coolermaster case and some cheapass ram and you've got a NAS... :)
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