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Posted byhagbard
Posted on08/19/04 01:11 PM



> There's 2 kinds of IDE cables, 40-wire (and 40 pins) and 80-wire (and still only
> 40 pins). The 80-wire cables have 'spacers' between each wire to reduce
> interference at higher speeds, and that's why 80-wire cables are required for
> ATA-66 and above. The 80-wire cables are thinner than the 40-wire cables (they
> have to be to be able to fit twice as many wires in the same space).
>

Thanks a lot, but my new ATA-100 cable (rounded type) it's possible to be a 40-wire one? Theorically I think it will be a 80-wire... I'm confused :?

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*My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/17/04 11:24 AM
.*Re: Some facts about drive speeds  Looker08/19/04 06:29 PM
..*Re: Some facts about drive speeds  Videoman08/23/04 10:25 PM
...*Re: Some facts about drive speeds  hagbard08/31/04 11:31 AM
.*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  Big-Pete08/17/04 06:05 PM
..*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/18/04 10:46 AM
...*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  Big-Pete08/18/04 11:22 AM
....*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/18/04 11:28 AM
.....*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  Big-Pete08/19/04 04:22 AM
......*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/19/04 11:21 AM
.......*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  eevert08/19/04 12:08 PM
.........Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/19/04 01:11 PM
.........*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  Big-Pete08/20/04 07:01 AM
..........*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/23/04 12:12 PM
..........*Re: My DVD-ROM only reads CDs at 20x. but it's a 48x one...  hagbard08/20/04 12:08 PM