3.5" to 5.25" Front Bay Mounting Bracket

Desktop Front Bay Adapter


2.5 stars (2 reviews) |
  • Fits into the 5.25" front bay of your desktop computer to let you install 3.5" peripherals
  • 3.5in front bay cut out
  • Includes mounting screws
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$284.19 MXN
VAT included in the price

This front bay mounting bracket lets you install a 3.5" floppy drive, media card readers or other peripherals into a 5.25" front bay of your desktop computer.

A Versatile Desktop Solution

The 3.5 to 5.25 front bay adapter provides a versatile solution that lets you install a 3.5" floppy drive, external facing USB hubs, media card readers, and fan controllers into the front bay of your PC computer, with ease.

The adapter bracket features an attractive open-faced black bezel that provides a secure fit.

The TAA compliant BRACKETFDBK is backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support.


  • Mount a front bay 3.5" floppy drive, external facing USB hub, media card reader or other 3.5" peripherals into a computer case with only an available 5.25" bay
  • Mount a 3.5in front bay connector panel (e.g. StarTech.com ID: 35BAYPANELBK) into a computer case with only an available 5.25in bay

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Mount almost any 3.5in device into a standard 5.25in front bay
  • Backed by a StarTech.com 2-year warranty and free lifetime technical support

Partner Numbers

  • Ingram Mexico A84000R
  • GRUPO CVA AC-8318
  • UPC 065030820790


Warranty Information Warranty 2 Years
Packaging Information Package Height 1.9 in [48 mm]
Package Length 6.7 in [17 cm]
Shipping (Package) Weight 4.9 oz [138 g]
Package Width 5.9 in [15.1 cm]
Physical Characteristics Weight of Product 2.4 oz [68 g]
Product Length 5.7 in [14.6 cm]
Product Width 5.3 in [13.3 cm]
Product Height 1.1 in [28.6 mm]
What's in the Box 1 - Included in Package Front Bay Adapter Bracket
4 - Included in Package Mounting Screws


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Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

Customer Reviews

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By: lazlong - 08/17/2015
Product works fine. The front plate has two tabs that hold it into the body of the reader, and one tab broke when I was removing the front panel of my case, making an adjustment during assembly. It should have held up a bit better.
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By: LLHLH - 04/28/2021
Did not properly fit the case and the SD Card Reader that references this bracket was a very sloppy fit to the point it was very loose fit. Like throwing a hot dog down the hallway. Basura.
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Dan, Customer Support on 4/30/2021 7:57:39 AM
Hi Larry, We apologize about the issues with these two units. We take product quality seriously and we will be reaching out to see if we can get some pictures and help from there.
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