SCreaming RD54 aka Maxtor 2190

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Thu Jan 18 00:33:14 2001

On Wed, 17 Jan 2001, William Fulmor wrote:

> I've had very good luck shutting up XT2190's and RD54's simply by
> turning them upside-down. In my particular set up (old pee cee cases)
> they also run _much_ cooler. That might present mounting and cabling
> complications in your situation. YMMV.

I can't say why (this is ignorant input :) but for some reason you're not
supposed to run hard drives upside down. I'm sure some genius will pipe
in now ;0)

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger
Received on Thu Jan 18 2001 - 00:33:14 GMT

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