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by TheAtomicKid
Fri Oct 14, 2005 9:55 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Anyone bought a Western Digital drive recently? (how quiet?)
Replies: 5
Views: 2140

Western Digital...

I had the good fortune to purchase a raptor recently, using it as my boot drive. I'm by no means a silent pc guru... my pc needs some serious transplanting before I get even close to that realm but... subjective listening to the drive, with no other drives installed, etc, and trying to account for p...
by TheAtomicKid
Sat Sep 10, 2005 3:29 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Senfu DIY House/ Tech Station
Replies: 6
Views: 4665

Some available here as well...

http://www.plycon.com/ ...

I've used this shop a couple of times myself, find them very friendly and courteous... they're based out of Valdosta, Georgia, USA.

... and no, I don't represent, I'm just happy with their service, the couple of times I've needed them :)

TAK
by TheAtomicKid
Sat Aug 20, 2005 3:37 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Western Digital drives: Raptor 74 & Caviar SE 250
Replies: 64
Views: 49568

Raptor, continued...

Oh yes. I fussed around with turning on the AAM on the drive. Tried settings at 0, 128, 255, nothing seemed to make a difference in the noise level. It may be disabled, though you'd think the tool would pick up on that. (hitachi's tool, btw). That said, it doesnt really truly need it. anything that ...
by TheAtomicKid
Sat Aug 20, 2005 3:24 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Western Digital drives: Raptor 74 & Caviar SE 250
Replies: 64
Views: 49568

Raptor 74 gig.

Was browsing and saw this thread, thought I'd chime in with my .02. I recently.. (couple months ago), purchased a raptor in my quest to completely replace/upgrade all the drives in my system... it's a long story, don't wanna go into details here. Anyways, it's my new boot drive, and I'm extremely pl...