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eSATA Cable Help


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#1 OFFLINE   mikey6719

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Posted 07 December 2007 - 06:33 PM

OK, kinda lazy here......can someone(multiple someones) please tell me EXACTLY what kind of eSATA cable I need between my HR20-700 and my Seagate Free Agent Pro 750GB external drive?("L" "I" male/Female????) Weblinks would be great, or better yet a local source..BestBuy, Radio Shack, etc...Im in a big city...THANK YOU IN ADVANCE!!!

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#2 OFFLINE   blmoore

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Posted 07 December 2007 - 07:56 PM

OK, kinda lazy here......can someone(multiple someones) please tell me EXACTLY what kind of eSATA cable I need between my HR20-700 and my Seagate Free Agent Pro 750GB external drive?("L" "I" male/Female????) Weblinks would be great, or better yet a local source..BestBuy, Radio Shack, etc...Im in a big city...THANK YOU IN ADVANCE!!!


There won't be many choices other than length and shielded/non-shielded.

I found this one last weekend at my local BB:

http://www.bestbuy.c...d=1188562604303
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#3 ONLINE   shendley

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Posted 07 December 2007 - 10:21 PM

It's not local but I've had no problems at all with this one I bought off Amazon:

http://www.amazon.co...97087643&sr=8-2

OK, kinda lazy here......can someone(multiple someones) please tell me EXACTLY what kind of eSATA cable I need between my HR20-700 and my Seagate Free Agent Pro 750GB external drive?("L" "I" male/Female????) Weblinks would be great, or better yet a local source..BestBuy, Radio Shack, etc...Im in a big city...THANK YOU IN ADVANCE!!!


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Posted 08 December 2007 - 03:52 AM

I bought this cable from www_monoprice_com:)

price: $4.13
6ft SATA External Round Cable - eSATA to eSATA (Type I to Type I), Black
search for this poduct ID 3940

#5 OFFLINE   Mike4AU

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Posted 08 December 2007 - 09:35 AM

As seeing lots of folks on this forum recommend Firefold eSATA cable, I bought one. Fast shipment, works like a champ and only $3.99 for a 6' cable.

I will post the item number in a minute.

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Posted 08 December 2007 - 09:37 AM

Firefold item:

SATAII-60-BLK

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Posted 08 December 2007 - 07:40 PM

There won't be many choices other than length and shielded/non-shielded.

I found this one last weekend at my local BB:

http://www.bestbuy.c...d=1188562604303


Thank you again! BB had it..6' is gonna work out great. Now I gotta hope it works...find out in the morning!

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Posted 08 December 2007 - 07:42 PM

Firefold item:

SATAII-60-BLK


Thanks, if the BB one doesnt work I'll try this one...




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