Old 08-08-2002   #1
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converting an internal cd drive to usb

hi all
im the new guy i got a question for someone.
anyone got any ideas how to go about this or have any info to help me out?
i have an internal cdrw drive and i would like to convert it to usb .
now i know i could just go buy an enclosure for 100$ and just hook it up but that would just be too easy ... im a big do it your selfer and if i can get the job done my self with out giving the big dogs my money then i wanna try it. maybe im a bit crazy but i think i can do it with a little help and maybe some more know how. has anyone else tried this ? anyone got any hints or tips.
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Old 08-08-2002   #2
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Try looking Tiger Direct and seeing if they have a kit that can do this, I think its tigerdirect.com
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FreeCom used to have such a thing for parallel port...don't know if they have it for USB too now...
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