[thinkpad] Re: Switch hard drives

  • From: Dave Pawson <davep@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: thinkpad@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 19 Feb 2006 15:04:25 +0000

On Sun, 2006-02-19 at 15:51 +0100, Magne FlÃten wrote:
> Is it possible to switch hard drives between models? Can I take a hard drive 
> from my Thinkpad 600 (3240MB, Model: DYKA 23240, P/N:00K0384, FRU: 83H7090) 
> and put it in a Thinkpad 560X?

I don't have a 600 or a 560, sorry.

Issues are:
Physical fit of hard drive (dimensions) and fastenings..

Hardware interface.  space, connectors, lead length.
Software interface.
Power provision.

How many match between the two systems?

regards DaveP

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