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Scythe announces Bay Rafter 3.5 mounting bracket

Posted: Jan 15, 2009 2:36 am |

Scythe announces Bay Rafter 3.5


Hamburg (Germany), 8 January 2009: With its Bay Rafter 3.5, Scythe Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) presents a simple and practical system to mount commercially available 3.5" hard disk drives in the 5.25" bays of a PC chassis.


Scythe announces Bay Rafter 3.5

For optimum use of space in a PC chassis, the hard drives can be mounted with screws to the only 90 grams weight Scythe Bay Rafter 3.5, this then is slided into the 5.25" drive bay and fastened with screws. With the Bay Rafter it is possible to use every 5.25" bay with one HDD each - no free slot bays are getting lost anymore.


Scythe announces Bay Rafter 3.5


To avoid data loss and a prolong the life of modern hard disks, it is necessary to cool down the HDDs actively regarding the thermal conditions within a PC chassis. Therefore, Scythe Bay Rafter 3.5 offers the user to mount a fan on the bottom side.


Scythe announces Bay Rafter 3.5


To give the user an optimal range of fans that can be used, the Scythe Bay Rafter 3.5 offers mounting holes to use either 120 mm, 92 mm or 80 mm fan. Depending on the selection of the fan, users can select between optimum cooling performance and low noise level.


Scythe announces Bay Rafter 3.5


Scythe Bay Rafter 3.5 is now commercially available for US$ 5.80 excluding TAX / 3.90 Euro excluding VAT.

Bay Rafter 3.5


Bay Rafter 3.5


90 g, 3.2 oz.




Compatible HDDs:
3.5 inch


Compatible Fans:
80 mm, 92 mm, 120 mm


Bay Occupancy:
2x 5.25 inch Bay with fan
1x 5.25 inch Bay without fan


Screw for Hard Disk Mounting (6 pcs.)
Screw for Case Mounting (8 pcs.)


For more information and illustrations, please visit our Web site:


Bay Rafter 3.5 Product Page (Eng.)
Bay Rafter 3.5 Pictures (FTP)




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