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  1. harly New Member

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    I've been exploring a external enclosure, as a replacement in my current enclosure, but all I'm able to manage to find are enclosures that include hard disk drives using them, and they are generally ridiculously expensive.

    What drives can you use, or what do you recommend?
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    What kind of enclosure are you looking for? 2.5", 3.5", or multi bay ones?
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    I dont understand what you want
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    Where are you located? There are plenty of empty single, double and quad external enclosures on the market. If we knew where you were we could help direct you better to an appropriate e-tailer.
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    For 2.5 inch HDD

    well, I don't know what's wrong, but I need a brand new external enclosure.

    I'm now in China on business, it would be grateful if you can recommend me one that I can find in UK.


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    That's what confused me. Do you want an enclosure or a drive?

    I don't know what the problem is. There are cheap external enclosures all over the place. Especially in your part of the world. Sanoxy, Dynex, Zalman, Patriot, Rosewill, Thermaltake all make cheap ones.

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