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Ribbon IDE to ATA 33 70cm

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  • 40-conductor cable
  • 70cm long
  • Connect 1 master and 1 slave

Product overview

• 40-conductor cable• 70cm long• Connect 1 master and 1 slave• Cable suitable for older ATA 33 IDE disk drives but especially suitable for all CD and DVD drives• Three connectors for connecting one master and one slave device to an IDE channel on the motherboard or controller card

My cctv dvr says IDE or ATA hard drive will work, will this cable allow me to conncect a SATA hard drive?

Asked by: Dave
I am sorry but the item in question does not support use in your intended application.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-07-17

Can I purchase cable in order to connect three drives ie two extra connectors inserted rather than one? I have replaced my DVD Rom drive with a DVD rewriter but cannot now copy DVD to DVD. I would like to keep my CD rewriter already installed. Terry
Asked by: N/A
IDE can only have 4 devices connected Primary master and slave and secondary master and slave
Answered by: PS
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is it possiblr to add a 3rd connector to this cable?
Asked by: Steve
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17

How long is this cable?
Asked by: N/A
The cable is 730mm in length.
Answered by: CB
Date published: 2015-07-17

Would this cable support 2 hard drives, coming from a P5ST-A motherboard?
Asked by: Ravi Peshawaria
The cable is 2 drive support assuming the motherboard is.
Answered by: PS
Date published: 2015-07-17

I have 1 x 40 pin IDE connector on the mother board - how can I adapt this to 2 x 40 pin connectors.
Asked by: Brian Galyer
This cable has 3 connectors and will allow you to do this.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is it possible to buy connectors to join two cables together? The location of the second hard disc is to far away to fit using a standard cable. Thanks
Asked by: Jerry
None available try a 90 cm cable (A41AA)
Answered by: PS
Date published: 2015-07-17

has this cable got a master and slave connection and how big is the gap between them
Asked by: Marcus Gayle
Total length is 73cm with middle connector 43cm from one end (use cable select on HDD to determine master and slave on cable)
Answered by: PS
Date published: 2015-07-17
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