View Single Post
Old 02-17-08, 09:07 AM   #7
XDanger
Whaaat?
 
XDanger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Posts: 5,723
Default Re: SATA connector broken?

Quote:
Originally Posted by andy_nv
I'd like to know that too.
One of my 36GB Raptors is like that, been using it for the last 3 years with the broken piece of plastic stuck in the cable plug (to fit), just hope the cable holds otherwise I really have to look for a fix.

edit: I'm pissed that hdd manufacturers don't apply the same simple protection we see on motherboards (the shell around the plug).
Same here.

The plastic is very brittle

major design flaw in sata connector, Should have been like USB.
__________________
2500K 4.4ghz,P8P67Pro,120gb Force3, 12gb Vengeance,R9290,TX850v2,W7HP,LaCie Blue 22" crt COMMODORE 64 Silver Label 1Mhz/128D 4Mhz(Z80)
XDanger is offline   Reply With Quote