Does anybody know what is the kind of metal used in a hdd case? Tags: Hard Drives Cases Storage Last response: April 8, 2010 11:40 PM in Storage Share rickzor March 28, 2010 8:31:36 AM Does anybody know what is the kind of metal used in a hdd case? The black painted one on this picture : Thank you in advance! More about : kind metal hdd case rickzor March 28, 2010 9:09:07 AM I got it, it's Aluminium . You wouldn't believe it, but i have a totally melted hdd haha, maybe i'll post a picture! vvhocare5 a b G Storage March 28, 2010 2:26:26 PM Ummm...whocares Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rickzor March 28, 2010 4:05:18 PM Nice signature rickzor April 8, 2010 10:52:59 PM And as promissed: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/257505-14-burned-ha... sminlal a c 415 G Storage April 8, 2010 11:40:23 PM Wow! Sorry to say it, but I think it's just possible that the data on that drive is beyond recovery.... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !