SCA drives - any interest?

Chuck Guzis cclist at
Mon Nov 2 12:42:02 CST 2015

On 11/02/2015 08:54 AM, Mike Stein wrote:

> In case anyone is looking for the 'caddies' it looks like they're
> mostly HP/Compaq, including several dummies; I scrapped more IBM
> servers than HP, but to my surprise I only found two IBM units.

The nice thing about SCA drives is that adapters for narrow- or 
wide-SCSI are/used to be available.  I've run SCA drives with old Power 
Macintoshes, for example.

I don't know if it's still true, but high-performance SCA drives do tend 
to run pretty hot.


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