Discontinued - Slim Optical & 3.5in Hard Drive Mounting Bracket for 5.25in Front Bay



Install a Slim optical drive and 3.5" hard drive into a single 5.25" bay

  • 5.25" bay mounting bracket for both a 3.5" floppy/hard drive and slim optical drive

  • All metal construction

  • Includes a slim-IDE to 40-pin IDE adapter

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This Slim IDE Optical & 3.5in Hard Drive Mounting Bracket offers multi-purpose functionality, acting as either a Drive Bracket or cage to mount any slim IDE CD/DVD drive in a standard 5.25in bay of your computer, or to mount a slim IDE optical drive and regular floppy or hard drive in the same 5.25in bay.

This kit also includes a slim IDE to 40-pin IDE adapter, for connecting a slim IDE optical drive to a desktop IDE motherboard or controller card.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Mount both a 3.5" floppy or hard drive and a slim optical drive into a single 5.25" bay
  • Includes an adapter to properly connect a slim-IDE optical drive to a desktop 40-pin IDE connector
  • Backed by a StarTech.com lifetime warranty and free lifetime technical support
  • Use a slim-IDE optical drive from an old laptop in a desktop computer
  • Use an available 5.25" bay to mount an extra 3.5" floppy or hard drive
Warranty Information
Warranty Lifetime
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Product Height 1.7 in [43 mm]
Product Length 5.5 in [140 mm]
Product Width 5.7 in [146 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 1.1 lb [0.5 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 5.25" Drive Bay Cage
1 - Slimline IDE to 40-pin IDE Converter
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