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Well I have this hard drive that is LOUD. So does anyone know any ways to silence this thing by ways of normal household materials? I'm kind of needing it tonight so buying somthing wont help.
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I know what you mean about loud hard drives... it seems all the older ones are that way. There may be some things you can do to reduce the noise, like ruber washers or noise dampening. But because of the pericing annoying type of sound it is you might be better off buying a cheap new hard drive. Another option is to set it up where you can't hear it like in the basement on a server.
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