Self Powered USB2 or 1394 HDD Enclosures ? Tags: Hard Drives Cable Storage Last response: May 17, 2005 4:24 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage May 17, 2005 6:43:40 AM Archived from groups: comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.storage (More info?) Hi, I know that Wiebetech make external hard disks that are powered via the USB or Firewire cables. Are there any IDE or SATA disk enclosures I can buy that are also powered through the data cable? (i..e to put my own hard disks in) Cheers, Fred. More about : powered usb2 1394 hdd enclosures Anonymous a b G Storage May 17, 2005 4:24:27 PM Archived from groups: comp.sys.ibm.pc.hardware.storage (More info?) Fred Finisterre <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:cYmdnV8mCIfO0RTfRVn-1Q@giganews.com... > I know that Wiebetech make external hard disks > that are powered via the USB or Firewire cables. > Are there any IDE or SATA disk enclosures I can buy that are also > powered through the data cable? (i..e to put my own hard disks in) That is feasible with a laptop IDE drive, but not with SATA, it has a separate power cable to the data cable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Are external HDD enclosures as good as external HDDs? Forum Want to connect 3.5" HDD via USB or 1394 cable without enc.. Forum External HDD or Internal HDD + enclosure Forum ebuyer USB2/IEEE 1394 HDD enclosure problems Forum Self -contained external HDD or external enclosure? Forum Buying External Hard Drive Enclosure for Laptops Forum External Storage & Bandwidth Considerations Forum IDE HDD question Forum Lack of Power ? Forum Laptop and USB2 Cardbus problem - system freezes Forum Which enclosure fits an ultra ata hardrive Forum External hard drive vs Hard drive enclosure Forum How to make an internal HDD an external? Forum P4C800 Deluxe problem with USB2 / Firewire external hard dr.. Forum USB 2.0 external HDD .... Forum ESATA or USB 3 external HDD enclosure Forum My computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum Problem upgrading HDD on Aptiva 6431 Forum possible to assign drive letter A to HDD ? Forum USB powered zip 250 started eating zip100 disks! Aaaargh! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !