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I've had my Mac MINI for 1 month now and am very glad I switched from my WinDoze pc. Running on a BSD machine takes me back to my college days on Apollo Domain OS ... ANYWAY ...

Only thing it lacks is drive space ... I have several large drives in enclosures that were fine for my PC ... but they sound like a jet engine next to the MINI. http://www.mwave.com/mwave/viewspec....0&RSKU=AA26430

I was wondering if anybody had advice an external enclosure or external hard drive. My requirements would be:
1. QUIET
2. Firewire is a must, USB optional
3. 500 gb capacity (if it comes with drive)
OR
4. Dual or Quad bays with RAID (if it come without drives)

I've seen a few that look promising, but I just don't know:
- http://fwdepot.com/thestore/product_...oducts_id/1066
- http://fwdepot.com/thestore/product_...roducts_id/714

If you have had a good experience, or a poor experience with a particular drive or enclosure, please let me know.
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I have one of these http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/ministack/

its very quiet, and sits under mini. plus you get 2 extra firewire and 3 extra usb2 with built in hub. you can get it up to 750GB.
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Just what I was looking for! Thanks!
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