updated 12:35 pm EDT, Fri August 22, 2003
CompuCable has introduced , a 3.5" ATA bridge kit. It is powered to convert any IDE hard disk drive into a fast FireWire800 external storage device. The data stored on the drive is fully accessible with either USB or FireWire800, and does not require special partitions. It supports large-capacity hard drives, and is compatible with the latest large-capacity ATA-6 hard drives. It is available now for $180.