i just bought an external enclosure for my hdd and dvd burner as i bought a laptop. Now i was dissapoointed at how big a chunky the thing is..not gonna be fun travellin with that. Then i got thinkin i only really need the parts inside not the box.. i was thinkin that all the parts would fit in a little box and have the ide cable and power stick out of it. what ya think? anyone done somethin like this to give me pointers? ive never really moded anything before accept make a pc arcade joystick.