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How to: Modify your PS2 network adapter to fit (almost) all ATA harddrives.

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FIRST OF ALL! THIS IS FOR THE OLD PS2. I CANNOT PROVIDE INFO ON HOW TO ACTUALLY USE THE HARDDRIVE--DO A GOOGLE SEARCH!

I would love to take pictures of what it ended out like on my own adaptor, but this basically sums it all up. Sorry if there's any bad grammar I will fix it over time, but I don't see anything bad now.

First of all, unscrew all the screws in this picture: (IMPORTANT!! SORT THE SCREWS SO YOU KNOW WHICH SCREW GOES IN WHICH HOLE!!)


When those are screwed off, take the metal bracket and cut out the metal area below (it's better to cut a wee bit too much than too little... you basically just want it to be a larger rectangle instead of 2 small):


When you've cutted it out with tool of choice (I used scissors), you remount it with the screws again.


You can now move both connections to fit any ATA harddrive.


Enjoy!
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FYI: Installation instructions, drive compatibility list, etc. can be found at http://ps2drives.x-pec.com
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Nice, I might try it.

Though what is it used for? lol
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