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and then comes out of it sometimes out of nowhere.
What is causing this?
    
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I'm assuming you've disabled "spin down hard drive after x minutes" in your Power Settings?
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ah ok, is it better to leave it on all the time or let it turn off after 20 minutes of inactivty?
    
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Depends on what you want to do.
Personally I would put it on never, but it might use a little more electricity.

The activity timer is based on the last activity for that particular drive. Since it looks like you're using it as a secondary drive, it might appear to be more random since your primary drive doesn't (can't) spin down, too (uncorrelated events).
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