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How To: Add a second IDE drive to your powermac G5!


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MadSkillzMan

 
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rather than typing it all out myself, just go here lol

http://macmod.com/content/view/201/2/

i can vouch, it does work. My method was flawed (disk constantly slept)
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why couldn't ya have posted that like 3 weeks ago.. i have an IDE drive laying around, but i had to go out and buy an SATA one.. thanks!
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lol i just wasted tonight away doing this!!!

i have no 36" cables, i have 18" and 24". NONE REACH. i even chopped up a 24"
(the casing) but no luck!!

I have my ide drive working, however its just laying on top the super drive and im not cool with that, id rather have it in the cage. So i guess im either gonna hafta A. buy a cable or B. make something!
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