you static information into a portable information
solution with this 2.5 inch hard drive enclosure kit!
With it's speed, compact size and outstanding quality,
this Firewire 1394 device delivers for your storage
needs! Includes all necessary
components for assembly and a PS2 power bypass plug!
For Drives of up to 80GB!
OverviewThe Firewire 2.5" Travel Kit Enclosure
will accommodate a 9.5mm thick hard disk and is powered directly
from the 6-pin bus port of the laptop or PC or AC
adapter power. If your running Windows ME/2000/XP
or Mac OS 8.6 or higher,no driver is
needed for operation. Adding a mass storage
device can't get any easier. The kit
also includes a convenient leather jacket
for the enclosure box and a DC cable for extra
All assembly screws are included with the
1394 hard drive enclosure kit. The user's
manual, firewire cable, and PS/2 power bypass
plug are also included in the kit.
Bus Powered PS2 power bypass plug
Portable 2.5 inch Hard Drive Enclosure is powered
by a unique PS2 power bypass plug (male receptacle)
which connects directly into the PS2 port of
your PC or laptop. The opposite side of the PS2
connector is a female receptacle to allow your
PS2 mouse to stay connected to your PC or laptop
while using the 1394 Firewire hard drive enclosure.
At 3 feet in length, the PS2 power bypass plug
gives you the flexibility in movement and position
of your hard drive enclosure.
1394 Firewire portable 2.5 inch hard drive enclosure features
- Interface type: Firewire 6-pin to 6-pin PC(maximum
transfer rate is up to 400Mbp/s).
- Ultra slim size and quality Translucent
- Converts current HDD from IDE to UDB FireWire
- PS2 port Powered (included includes PS2 power bypass
- Dimensions 140 x 75 x 20mm (L x W x H)
- Fits 2.5-inch slim type hard drive
- Portability: fits any briefcase or notebook PC case.
- Easy to assemble and use.
- for Windows 98/ME/2000/XP, Macintosh OS 8.6 or above.
Assembly of hard drive to the Firewire 1394 2.5 inch enclosure
||For testing purposes,
a 60GB hard drive was used. Assembly of
the hard drive to the enclosure is Quick and painless.
Drives of up to 80GB can be used with this 1394 firewire
hard drive enclosure. Remember to use anti static
precautions when assembling any type of computer
||The circuit within the 1394 Firewire
hard drive enclosure is not attached to the enclosure
itself until the assembly is complete. Simply slide
the circuit board off the support pins to attach
the hard drive.
||Four screws assemble the the hard
drive to the firewire enclosure circuit. Once the
hard drive is mounted and screws are tight, the circuit
and drive can be placed on the mounting pins for
||The 1394 Firewire enclosure also
assembles with four screws into the support pins.
After assembly is complete the rubber feet can be
placed over the screw heads. The rubber feet prevent
the enclosure case from sliding while in operation.
Total assembly time is about 10 minutes.
||Once the assembly of the firewire
enclosure is complete, all that needs be done is
to connect your cables to the 1394 Firewire 2.5 inch
hard drive enclosure and to the PC or laptop as seen
above. Remembering to connect the PS2 power bypass
plug into the PS2 port of you computer, the enclosure
will power up and the new storage device will be
recognized by your system automatically. Please refer
link showing how to initialize your new drive
1394 Firewire portable 2.5 inch hard drive enclosure Testimonial
|This hard drive enclosure was very simply in design
and easy to assemble. The LED in front of the enclosure
lets you know when your drive is working. The HDD
was recognized immediately after it was installed,
all that needed to be done after connection was to
initialize and format the drive. Data transfer was
very quick as if it were an internal drive in my
Overall all this is a great transportation device
for files and off site storage solutions, I recommend
it to anyone who needs to have a portable storage
solution handy at anytime.
Bob Boisvert...Web Professional