Black 5.25in SATA Hard Drive Mobile Rack Drawer
Add safe and reliable swappable storage from a single 5.25in front bay
Fits a single SATA drive into a front accessible 5.25" bay
Plastic construction for the drive caddy and bay
Key lockable drive caddy
This high quality Removable SATA Hard Drive Drawer/Mobile Rack delivers a convenient SATA hot-swap solution, allowing you to quickly swap Serial ATA hard drives in and out of a computer without having to open the computer case.
Simply install the (included) drive bay into a 5.25in drive bay on the host computer, then mount a 3.5in SATA HDD in the (removable) caddy. Connecting the SATA hard drive to the computer is as easy as inserting the caddy into the drive bay, which can be locked to prevent unauthorized removal of the installed SATA drive.
To maximize performance and utilize the full speed potential of your SATA III hard drives, this HDD Backplane supports SATA III for transfer speeds up to 6 Gbps when paired with a compatible controller.
A suitable solution for large volume drives, the HDD drawer supports SATA, SATA II, and SATA III-6Gbps hard drives allowing you to swap in large amounts of data in a matter of seconds. The mobile rack/backplane is fully compatible with RAID installations to ensure maximum performance and versatility for enhanced storage applications.
The drive caddy features a rear panel ball bearing fan that helps keep the enclosed drive cool, in turn helping to optimize operation while preserving drive lifespan. To prevent damage to the hard drive(s) while being transferred in and out of the computer, the drive caddy features shock absorbers and rubber cushioning that help limit vibration/shock to the drive. This mobile rack is also compatible with DRW113-series SATA hard drive caddies.
A dependable, long-lasting storage solution, the drive drawer features highly durable construction, with a 3K insertion rating and is backed by StarTech.com's 2-year warranty.
The StarTech.com Advantage
- Maximize performance, with file transfer speeds up to 6Gbps when paired with SATA III HDD and controller
- Mobile rack system makes removing/replacing drives quick and safe, while a key lock prevents unauthorized access to the drive
- Rubber shock absorbers, cooling fan and 3,000+ insertion rating ensures durability and reliability from the Mobile Rack and the SATA drive
Common Customer Questions
No additional drivers or software required.
- Add additional hot-swap bays to a server or workstation computer
- Replace or upgrade old IDE backplane with a SATA backplane
- System builders who need to image many drives simultaneously and quickly
- Environments where drives need to be replaced/removed regularly, without external protection for the drives required after removal
- Be able to replace/remove individual drives from a storage array with minimal or no system down time
|ASI Distribution USA||105053|
|Compatible Drive Types (Type and Rate)||SATA|
|Fan Bearing Type||Ball Bearing|
|Fans||1 - 40 mm|
|Number of Drives||1|
|Drive Connectors||1 - SATA (7 pin, Data) Receptacle|
|1 - SATA Power (15 pin) Receptacle|
|Host Connectors||1 - LP4 (4 pin, Molex Large Drive Power) Male|
|1 - SATA (7 pin, Data) Plug|
|OS Compatibility||OS independent; No software or drivers required|
|Special Notes / Requirements|
|Note||Note: Unit is model specific and is not meant for use with different models of drive drawer unless otherwise stated|
|System and Cable Requirements||PC or Mac with a 5.25 Inch Drive Bay|
|LED Indicators||1 - Power (Green)|
|Product Height||1.6 in [41 mm]|
|Product Length||8.7 in [220 mm]|
|Product Weight||18.7 oz [530 g]|
|Product Width||5.8 in [148 mm]|
|Shipping (Package) Weight||1.3 lb [0.6 kg]|
|What's in the Box|
|Included in Package||1 - 3.5in Mobile Rack Caddy|
|1 - 5.25in Mobile Rack Bay|
|2 - Keys|
|1 - Bag of mounting screws|
|1 - Instruction Manual|
Swap SATA hard drives in and out of a PC or server, quickly and securely
Turns any 3.5in SATA hard drive into a rugged, hot-swap storage solution for a 5.25in bay
Hot-swap any 3.5in SATA hard drive easily from any computer with a 5.25in bay
SATA Cables (3)
Latching SATA connectors, for securely fastened hard drive installations.
SATA hard drive cable, with latching SATA connectors, for securely fastened hard drive installations.
Mobile Racks/Hard Drive Backplanes (2)
Keep spare hard drive trays handy for the DRW110SATBK Mobile Rack
Keep a spare set of keys handy for use with any DRW11x series Mobile Rack
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Average Customer Ratings
|Quality of Product|
Nice product - allows rapid changeout of drives
This is a nice product. It required significant mods to my case (hacksaw) in order to fit - my case is a consumer grade desktop. Once modified it mechanically works fine. I was surprised that the power connector is a 4 pin Molex so an adapter cable is required (another order). I also purchased a second tray and the disk swap all works as expected. Happy with the result.
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