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I have a question guys and gals. I have this optical drive. I am running on an Asus p8p67 motherboard. I was wondering if I could use my optical drive as an "external drive" by plugging it into my power eSATA port. Is this possible? If so, what cable would I need?

The reason I would like to do this is because all of my 5.25" bays are currently taken up by a fan and a fan controller. So, I would like to be able to use my burner without running cables from inside my case.
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i5 2500k @ 4.5 Ghz 1.43v asrock z77 pro4-m Zotac GTX 780 2 x SAMSUNG 4GB 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 @ ... 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial M4 128 Samsund 840 Series Seagate ST300DM001-1CH166 Seagate ST4000DM000-1F2168 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
HITACHI Deskstar 5K3000  Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus NZXT Sentry Mix Windows 7 64 bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
SAMSUNG ToC Rose Black 27"  ACHIEVA Shimian QH270-IPSB Rosewill Cherry MX Brown SeaSonic X750 Gold 750W 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Define XL Titanium Grey Anker High Precision Laser Gaming Mouse  XTRAC Pads Ripper XXL Audio-Technica ATH-M50 
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