Originally Posted by Desidero
I have an old laptop laying around that just happens to be my only Blu-ray player. I rarely play BR movies, but it's nice to have the option to do so. I'd like to be able to do something new with the laptop, but I want to take the BR player out of it first. The problem is that it doesn't fit into my new laptop (hooray for non-standard enclosures).
I've tried Googling a bit, but I can't seem to find what I'm looking for... Do any of you know of a cheap
adapter that can convert a laptop's Blu-ray drive into an external (USB) drive?
You need an external slim enclosure for converting a laptop 12.7mm Blu-ray drive into an USB external drive.
Such an enclosure costs around US$13. An example is below:-
The pics in this link shows how to fit the BD into such an enclosure:-