3 hard drives

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  1. PackRat2112

    PackRat2112 Guest

    i have 3 hard sata drives that i want to install in the computer that i'm
    building, but the motherboard only has two sata "slots" on it.

    is there a way?

    tia.
     
    PackRat2112, Dec 20, 2005
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    SUMMONER Guest

    PackRat2112 wrote:
    > i have 3 hard sata drives that i want to install in the computer that i'm
    > building, but the motherboard only has two sata "slots" on it.
    >
    > is there a way?
    >
    > tia.
    >

    sure, see link (http://tinyurl.com/aom5x)
     
    SUMMONER, Dec 20, 2005
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    old jon Guest

    "PackRat2112" <> wrote in message
    news:Xns97327B748184EuropaJupiternet@208.49.80.60...
    >i have 3 hard sata drives that i want to install in the computer that i'm
    > building, but the motherboard only has two sata "slots" on it.
    >
    > is there a way?
    >
    > tia.
    >

    Get yourself a SATA PCI card and plug it into a spare PCI slot ?.
    One example here.
    www.cluboc.net/reviews/interface_cards/VantecSATA/
    best wishes..OJ
     
    old jon, Dec 20, 2005
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  4. PackRat2112

    PackRat2112 Guest

    "old jon" <> wrote in news:uQPpf.2922
    $:

    >
    > "PackRat2112" <> wrote in message
    > news:Xns97327B748184EuropaJupiternet@208.49.80.60...
    >>i have 3 hard sata drives that i want to install in the computer that

    i'm
    >> building, but the motherboard only has two sata "slots" on it.
    >>
    >> is there a way?
    >>
    >> tia.
    >>

    > Get yourself a SATA PCI card and plug it into a spare PCI slot ?.
    > One example here.
    > www.cluboc.net/reviews/interface_cards/VantecSATA/
    > best wishes..OJ
    >
    >


    heh... now how come i didn't think of that.
    (stupid)(duh, which way did he go george.)

    thanks old jon, and summoner too.

    peace,
    Packrat2112.
     
    PackRat2112, Dec 20, 2005
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  5. PackRat2112

    old jon Guest

    Glad to help..OJ
    >

    "PackRat2112" <> wrote in message
    news:Xns9732F215FC59EuropaJupiternet@208.49.80.188...
    > "old jon" <> wrote in news:uQPpf.2922
    > $:
    >
    >>
    >> "PackRat2112" <> wrote in message
    >> news:Xns97327B748184EuropaJupiternet@208.49.80.60...
    >>>i have 3 hard sata drives that i want to install in the computer that

    > i'm
    >>> building, but the motherboard only has two sata "slots" on it.
    >>>
    >>> is there a way?
    >>>
    >>> tia.
    >>>

    >> Get yourself a SATA PCI card and plug it into a spare PCI slot ?.
    >> One example here.
    >> www.cluboc.net/reviews/interface_cards/VantecSATA/
    >> best wishes..OJ
    >>
    >>

    >
    > heh... now how come i didn't think of that.
    > (stupid)(duh, which way did he go george.)
    >
    > thanks old jon, and summoner too.
    >
    > peace,
    > Packrat2112.
    >
     
    old jon, Dec 20, 2005
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