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    slim line Hard disk drive (not Laptop)

    I need a slim line Hard disk drive.

    I think the standard Hard disk drive is about 25mm in height.

    I need something about 15-18mm.

    I have seen some Maxtor 40gb that is the required height, in another machine.

    Any of you got slim big drives ?

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    The only other one I know of is this 40gb Samsung
    http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...rd_Drives.html

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    Can anyone confirm that the 40gb Maxtor Diamond Max Plus 8 are slimline?
    I have one made in March 2003 that is, not too sure if it's just a special edition one?

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    30gig + 40gig DM8's are slimline AFAIK.

    Check on there site for the dimensions though.
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    Cheers I think you're correct.
    Typical that I buy the 80gb one and it's not!

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    The maxtor 30gig drives are very slim, quiet aswell

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    Mmmmm, I might have to have 2!

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    Yeah, but tell us WHERE this slimline drive is going? :-)

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    The slimline drive is going in a slimline case or a homemade case!

    I'm trying to decide, I might have a look around Muji for boxes or maybe Ikea!

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    The 40Gb Maxtor is very slim for a 'full size' drive. Got mine from EBuyer.
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    gYeah, e-buyer are cheap. pity the 80 and 120 versions are cheaper per mb

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    i payed £35 for the 30gig version from the local computer shop, and its brilliant, fantasic drive...

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    cool.

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