Scan code: LN53069 Manufacturer code: MB973SP-1B

ICY DOCK FlexCage Internal Backplane Module 3x 3.5" HDD in to 2x 5.25" Bays

ICY DOCK FlexCage MB973SP-1B, 3x 3.5" HDD in 2x 5.25" Bay, Backplane Cage, SATA III - 6Gbp/s, Hot Swappable, 80mm Fan

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Scan code: LN53069 Manufacturer code: MB973SP-1B
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Product Overview


For Use in Workstation or Server Environments

Introducing the FlexCage MB973SP-1B, a hot-swappable 3 bay tray-less backplane cage for 3.5” SAS / SATA hard drives. This is a commercially designed product in the FlexCage series for use in workstation or server environments, such as ATX towers or rackmounts. This FlexCage incorporates the best technologies to meet those demands, with second to none fit, function, and reliability.


Space Saving & Tray-less Design

The MB973SP-1B has been designed to maximize space use by allowing up to 3 x 3.5” SAS / SATA hard drives, while only consuming two external 5.25” drive bays. The FlexCage also only requires two 4-pin power ports (or two 15-pin power ports with included 4 pin to 15 pin adapter cables), to power up to three 3.5” hard drives. In order to further the convenience of the FlexCage, our renowned tray-less technology is integrated into the cage -- no screws or tools are required to add or remove the drives, making hot swapping a completely hassle free experience. However, because of the tray-less technology used, maintenance becomes dramatically reduced to simply ejecting a failed drive, and then reinserting the replacement.


Flexible Cooling

On the rear of the MB973SP-1B uses a large 80mm cooling fan to pull cool air from the front ventilation slots, over the drives, and exhaust the warm air out through the rear ventilation slots. The Flexcage also features the Active Power Technology power system, so that the fan used and the individual LED are only powered on if a drive is inserted. The included 80mm cooling fan also can be easily replaced and maintained, as the unit is fully removable and replaceable with most aftermarket cooling fans of the same size. To expand the range of compatible fans, both 2 and 3 pin standard fan power ports are available and can be easily accessed.


Workstation and Server Ready

The FlexCage uses our Flex Fit Design, which accommodates to different tab lengths when installing to a rackmount chassis or ATX tower case. This will help reduce the build time, and also adds greater compatibility for different system builds. In addition, for systems that use 15 power connectors exclusively, and so 4 to 15 pin power adapter cables are included to provide better accessibility for various host systems. Each bay includes individual LED indicators, displaying both drive power and activity. This is to provide drive status information at all times. Similarly, each drive door has a multi-locking latch mechanism to prevent a door from being opened easily. For best durability, a solid aluminum panel is used in each of the door latch, making it an ideal solution for systems where IT and non-IT personnel may have access to. Lastly, to ensure a peace of mind, the FlexCage is backed with our 3 year warranty, equivalent to a hard drive’s warranty.



Features
• Fits 3 x 3.5” SATA HDD into 2 x 5.25” Device Bays.
• Supports SATA 3 (6 Gb/s) hard drives.
• Compact and space saving design to fit multiple drives.
• Commercially designed for servers & rackmounts.
• Screw-less, tool-less design for genuine plug & play and hot swap use.
• Lightweight aluminum body construction for durability and heat dissipation.
• 80mm cooling fan for maximum air flow.
• Fan is replaceable with aftermarket fans that use standard 2-pin or 3-pin connectors.
• Flex Fit Design – accommodates different 5.25” tab lengths for server or tower cases.
• Active Power Technology (APT) - individual blue led & cooling fan only powers up if there is a drive installed in the bay.
• Multi-locking door latches to prevent accidental drive ejection.
• Two 4 pin to 15 pin adapter cable included for 15 pin SATA power ports.
• ICY DOCK 3 year warranty equivalent to hard drive manufacturer warranty to ensure maximum reliability and long life.
Specifications
Edition FlexCage
Colour Black
Material Aluminium / Plastic
HDD Form-Factor 3.5"
HDD Interface SATA III - 6Gb/s
Total HDD Bays  
HDD Included No
Max. Capacity HDD Supported (Individual Drive)  
Max. Potential Storage  
External Interface 3 x SATA III - 6Gb/s
RAID Support No
RAID Modes N/A
USB Powered No
Card Reader No
Cooling Fan Yes
Desktop stand No
Operating System Support  
Dimensions 148.08 x 85.09 x 210.05 (WxHxD mm)
Additional Information
Scan Code LN53069
Model Number MB973SP-1B
GTIN 4711132869170
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Return to base
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
36 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Scan
Telephone:
0871-472-4747
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