SATA to PATA (IDE), 9.5mm HDD Caddy Adapter


Add a Second Hard Drive (drive size up to 9.5mm in height) to your laptop using your laptop's optical drive bay. Add it as a second hard drive in the laptop in lieu of a SATA Optical drive.  This device/caddy will fit in a "standard 9.5mm-high" SATA CD/DVD/Optical drive bay found in laptop computers.  Please note that this will fit in notebooks with a PATA/IDE Optical Drive Bay.    See photos below comparing the external interfaces of the OBHD.

Comparing OBHD external interfaces PATA vs SATA

The type of hard drive in the caddy is independent of the external interface of the caddy. 

close up rear view of OBHD external interfaces


Simply pull out your CD/DVD drive and replace it with our OBHD Optical Bay Hard Drive caddy.   This caddy is for those that want to transfer their 9.5mm optical drive's faceplate to the drive caddy.  Click here for instructions on how to transfer your optical drive faceplate to the drive caddy

 Click Here to learn more about OBHD or for how to install a second hard drive in a laptop's CD/DVD Optical drive bay


  • Works with 2.5" SATA drives with heights equal to or less than 9.5mm
  • Fits in standard 9.5mm-high optical drive bays with a PATA/IDE interface
  • This universal caddy was designed so you can attach your 9.5mm optical drive's faceplacte to the caddy.  Click here to learn more.
  • Also includes a "Universal Black Faceplate" that attaches to caddy

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  • Model: OBHD9-SATA-BU9-PT
  • Shipping Weight: 0.4lbs
  • 21 Units in Stock

Current Reviews: 1

This product was added to our catalog on Monday 16 April, 2012.

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