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HDD Adapter for Device Bay

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000123031D
Original Publication Date: 1998-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Apr-04
Document File: 1 page(s) / 11K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Usui, H: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

Disclosed is an HDD (Hard Disk Drive) adapter which supports two completely different shape HDD packs in the same Device Bay on a notebook PC (Personal Computer) by applying two different Attachments.

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HDD Adapter for Device Bay

Disclosed is an HDD (Hard Disk Drive) adapter which supports two completely different shape HDD packs in the same Device Bay on a notebook PC (Personal Computer) by applying two different Attachments.

Fig. 1 shows a Main Flame (1), an Attachment A (2), and an Attachment B (3). The figure also shows an HDD Pack for the PC A (4) and an HDD Pack for PC B (5). In order for the HDD Pack to be supported by the PC A (4), the first Attachment A (2) is set on Main Flame (1), then the HDD Pack for PC A (4) is set on them. Thereby, they are inserted into the Device Bay.

In order for the HDD Pack to be supported by the PC B (5), the first Attachment B (3) is set on Main Flame (1), then the HDD Pack for PC B (5) is set on them. Thereby, they are inserted in the Device Bay.

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