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3.5" HDD to 2.5" HDD Conversion Kit

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000236497D
Publication Date: 2014-Apr-30
Document File: 4 page(s) / 99K

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Abstract

Disclosed is a conversion kit that could make a storage node installed with 2.5" HDDs. Originally, the storage node can only install 3.5" HDDs. All HDDs in the storage node are with shoulder screws. We make 2.5" HDD shoulder screw track on the conversion kit, so we can install 2.5" HDDs on it.

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3.5" HDD to 2.5" HDD Conversion Kit

Current storage node is designed for 3.5" LFF HDD. It can not be installed with 2.5" SFF HDDs. From marketing requirement, the storage node will support 2.5" SFF in the future so we design a conversion kit to allow it to install 2.5" SFF HDDs.

Reserve HDD shoulder screw on storage node partition. Create a conversion kit to make storage node be able to install 2.5" SFF HDDs.

1. Easy to install and remove.

2. Simple structure.

Original Storage node only can support 3.5" LFF HDD.

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After adding a Conversion Kit, storage node could be installed with 2.5" SFF HDD

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Conversion Kit having 2.5" SFF HDD shoulder screw track on it.

Reserve shoulder screw track on node

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