Install in more detail
The hard drive is place between two aluminum U formed brackets; at each side you place a thermal pad to help transfer the heat:
Then you place it inside the Quiet Drive cushioned interior:
And screw tight the top of the Quiet Drive
In the box there is a 4-pin power extension cable and a SATA data/power connector, you’ll need to use your own PATA cable if you’re using an older drive.
The PATA drive used in the photos above is an older 40Gb Maxtor which makes quite a bit of noise even when running idle. I also tried a newer Seagate 250Gb Barracuda 7200.8 SATA drive which is quite silent in comparison.
Below you see the SATA data/power extension cable
Ready to be squeezed inside the Quiet Drive
Did the Quiet Drive work? Find out on the next page ->