Startech 3.5 in

  • RS Stock No. 179-8044
  • Mfr. Part No. DRW150SATBK
  • Brand Startech
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COO (Country of Origin): CN
Product Details

DRW150SATBK Hot Swap Hard Drive Bay

This high quality Removable SATA Hard Drive Drawer/Mobile Rack delivers a professional-grade hot-swap solution, allowing you to quickly swap SATA hard drives in/out of a computer without having to open the computer case. The mobile rack is fully compatible with RAID installations to ensure maximum performance and versatility for enhanced storage applications.

To maximise performance and utilize the full speed potential of your SATA III hard drives, this HDD Backplane supports SATA III for transfer speeds up to 6 Gbps when paired with a compatible controller.

Simply install the drive bay into a 5.25in bay on the host computer, then mount a 3.5in SATA HDD into the (removable) caddy. Connecting the SATA hard drive to the computer is as easy as inserting the caddy into the drive bay, which can be locked to prevent unauthorized removal of the drive. Features a front panel ball bearing fan, Aluminium construction and 25K insertion rating. Backed by's 2-year warranty.

This product is interchangeable as a replacement for StorCase SATA models S21J111, SC21J111 and RJR110.

Features & Benefits

• Fits a single SATA drive into a front accessible 5.25"" bay
• Heavy duty Aluminium construction for the drive caddy and bay
• Key lockable drive caddy
• Rubber shock absorbers
• 25,000+ insertion rating
• 40mm ball bearing cooling fan
• Dust resistant door on bay unit
• Power and Activity LED indicators
• Support for SATA revision I/II/III (1.5/3.0/6.0 Gbps)
• Supports 3.5" form factor SATA hard drives
• Maximise performance, with file transfer speeds up to 6Gbps when paired with SATA III HDD and controller
• Mobile rack system makes removing/replacing drives quick and safe, while a key lock prevents unauthorized access to the drive
• Solid Aluminium construction, 40mm cooling fan and 25, 000+ insertion rating ensures durability and reliability from the Mobile Rack and the SATA drive.


• Add additional hot-swap bays to a server or workstation computer
• Replace or upgrade old IDE backplane with a SATA backplane
• System builders who need to image many drives simultaneously and quickly
• Environments where drives need to be replaced/removed regularly, without external protection for the drives required after removal
• Be able to replace/remove individual drives from a storage array with minimal or no system down time

What’s in the package?

• Mobile Rack Caddy
• 5.25" Mobile Rack Bay
• SATA Cable
• Key
• Screw Kit
• Instruction Manual

Attribute Value
Supported Form Factor 3.5 in
Number of Drives Supported 1
Dimensions 190 x 41 x 147mm
2 In stock for FREE next working day delivery
Price Each
£ 40.56
(exc. VAT)
£ 48.67
(inc. VAT)
Per unit
1 +
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