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    Re persistence

    Macloon, we are in the same boat with persistence, which in your case is giving some good results. What you wrote is certainly inspirational to me.

    You never know what you are going to get, but...
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    it did boot up...

    Hi Macloon,

    Here is the specific quote from my previous post:

    "I then gave the hard drive a firm knock via my knuckles and presto the drive made normal boot up sounds and was acknowledged by...
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    Dead drive PC mount no, logic board swap, partial yes

    Hello,

    It's been a while since I posted. In the interim I tried to mount the dead drive on a PC laptop I borrowed. The Bios there didn't recognize it.

    I had also ordered a logic board...
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    Re Drive Freezing

    Those are good suggestions Macloon. My question is do you remember the type of sound your hard drive was making before you used the freezer method? What auditory symptoms from the hard drive guided...
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    Following up Crashed Drive won't mount

    Hi again,

    I am deeply appreciative of the continued suggestions and links below. I looked into everything suggested and have gained a deeper layer of understanding. Thank you Ricks and Unclemac...
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    re Crashed Drive Won't Mount

    Hi Ricks and Unclemac,

    Thank you very much for the extremely useful and valuable advice and links you both shared. The theoretical description you both outlined makes a lot of sense now. I am also...
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    Crashed Drive Won't Mount

    Hi,

    I have a Western Digital 20GB Ata hard drive that has crashed badly. Despite reading other forum posts here and trying out the useful suggestions, I have been unsuccessful in remounting my...
  8. Pictures that were requested

    Hello,

    Regarding Nicolas's comment "U160/U320 is very picky about cables (lenght, resistance), a complete cable wich has both external and both internal connectors would be a lot better":

    I...
  9. How to embed and upload requested pictures

    Hello,

    Thank you very much Nicolas for your patient and detailed reply. Kaye thank you for your input as well. I looked into the burlies and that seems like a good suggestion. I do have burly-like...
  10. Unsure how to proceed.

    Hello,

    Thank you Nicolas and Rguising for getting back to me. Yes, Nicolas your suggestions were helpful. I have not been able to find any sellers on the net for just backplanes. Out of curiousity...
  11. Converting removable Ultra160 tray to Ultra 320 protocol

    I have been in a long term process of creating a Raid 0 or 1 system for video editing. I have:

    a. A 1ghz dual processor Quicksilver with 1gb ram, one 80 and one 160 gb respectively internal ata133...
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    Scsi enclosure indicator light connections

    Hi,

    I'm building my own raid 2 drive enclosure for the first time. I have a question about where on my scsi hard drives the scsi case indicator lights will attach.

    Here's the configuration:
    ...
  13. More on replacement Power Supply unit including size reqmt.

    Hello,

    Thank you for the responses.Bif thanks for the link to Lowend mac.

    Damien, you asked: "Is it a standard square box PSU?"

    Yes, I believe so.

    The dimensions of the unit need to be:
  14. Where to get new power supply for scsi case?

    Hi,

    I just got an inexpensive two bay scsi case with two HD-50 outs and rca jacks in the back on e-bay.

    It doesn't come with a power supply which has been removed.

    Any idea where on the web...
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    Responses to questions

    Okay TZ,

    Thank you for your prompt response.

    My apologies. I thought the questions were separate enough that they were better placed in discrete categories.

    Okay things are making more...
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    Scsi drive inside enclosure won't showup

    I have an external scsi enclosure in which I have a 73 gb Maxtor Ultra320 atlas 10k IV drive. Cables inside the enclosure are internal twisted flat cables.

    I have connected the enclosure to my...
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    Strange(?) startup noise in two Ultra320 scsi dr

    Hello,

    I just purchased two brand new Maxtor Atlas 10k IV Ultra320 scsi drives. One is a 146 gb and the other 73gb. I've no experience with Ultra320's but I needed to check something out.

    The...
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    Maxtor SCA 80 pin drive combined with 68 pin

    Okay,

    I got a hot swap scsi 2 bay enclosure made by Inclose (now Sanmax) via ebay. Attaching this to a AGP or quicksilver g4.

    I don't intend to hot swap the scsi drives I have for my first...
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    Best throughput followup question, Hitachi vs Granite internal?

    Okay this might be a repeat but I'm confused,

    I read the latest Softraid manual through and didn't see any thing on the best raid configuration vis a vis a scsi card.

    Did look into Granite...
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    TZ, Thanks for your reply to all my...

    TZ,

    Thanks for your reply to all my questions. It looks like an internal raid solution is fine according to your responses. I only asked because I saw responses to similar queries as mine that...
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    Re APS active terminator

    Hello TZ,

    I thought the APS scsi sentry is an active terminator. If not what category does it fall into?

    In addition, you say "APS used to originally sell one for $99 and today it is $29 last I...
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    Internal vs external raid etc.

    Hello,

    I am trying to setup my first ever raid configuration.

    I have two maxtor 73 gb 68 pin Atlas 10k IV ultra 320 drives that I want to put into a 1 ghz QS 2002 dual processor mac or an AGP...
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    After all that it was......

    The battery.

    Hello,

    Happy new year. Yes, putting in a new battery I got on e-bay solved the problems. As suspected, the battery and not a bad serial port (thankfully) was responsible for my...
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    Re follow up

    Hello,

    I wanted to post a follow up. I got an APS SCSI sentry on e-bay and attached it to the scanner. While there's been progress on the level that the scanner does not freeze up while scanning,...
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    I have the computer plugged into an APC BX 800...

    I have the computer plugged into an APC BX 800 which I turn off after my final usage for the day. The G3 therefore isn't getting juice to run itself until I switch the APC back on at which point I...
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