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  1. Senex replied to the thread What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?.

    Thanks for the info. Sounds like I don't need powered eSATA, so I'll stick with the regular adapter.

    Apr 27, 2017
  2. Senex liked Judas's post in the thread What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?.

    You only need the one with the molex or for later version that provide power a sata power adapter if you have drives that require it.......

    Apr 27, 2017
  3. Senex replied to the thread What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?.

    As I understand it (not much), these brackets are a way to get eSATA ports when the motherboard does not offer them. You hook up this...

    Apr 20, 2017
  4. Senex liked Tipstaff's post in the thread What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?.

    They used to sell these backplates with the eSATA to SATA adapter (eSATA on one end with a second line with a female molex, and SATA +...

    Apr 20, 2017
  5. Senex replied to the thread What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?.

    So are you saying this is the sort of bracket for 'powered' eSATA. and the other sort of bracket is just for regular (non-powered)...

    Apr 20, 2017
  6. Senex liked Judas's post in the thread What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?.

    Ok... i just pulled an entire package (backplate) out of my storage and tore it apart to show how this works: [IMG] [IMG] [IMG] [IMG]...

    Apr 20, 2017
  7. Senex posted a new thread.

    What is a 4-pin power bracket slot?

    I want to get a 2-port SATA to eSATA bracket, and there seems to be two sorts. Those with a 4-pin power bracket, and them without....

    Forum: Hardware Discussion & Support

    Apr 16, 2017
  8. Senex posted a new thread.

    DIY router build for pfSense needs checking

    My build (on paper) has the following components: CASE: Apex DM-317-A CASE FANS: Noctua NF-R8-1800 CPU: Intel core i3-4160 CPU COOLER:...

    Forum: Hardware Discussion & Support

    Feb 16, 2017
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