FireWire Adapter Kit FireWire Adapter Kit
StorCase Technology, Inc. D89-0000-0221 Rev. A00 D89-0000-0221 Rev. A00 StorCase Technology, Inc.
FireWire Adapter Kit
CAUTION: Remove ALL power to the Data Silo/RhinoJR before installing the FireWIre Adapter
Kit. The FireWire Adapter Kit contains NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS inside
the unit. Refer ALL servicing to qualified service personnel!
NOTES: Refer to the appropriate Data Silo or RhinoJR Users Guide for further information.
A #2 Phillips screwdriver will be required for installation.
FireWire Adapter Kit will fit the Data Silo DS100 and DS320, as well as the RhinoJR chassis.
NOTE: Information below applies to the DS100, DS320, and RhinoJR.
1. Disconnect ALL power and remove cables from the chassis.
2. Open the chassis to gain access to the internal cables and rear panel I/O connectors. Refer
to the DS100/DS320/RhinoJR User's Guide if necessary for information on this procedure.
3. Loosen and remove the screws securing the I/O interface(s) to the rear of the chassis.
Remove interface(s) and internal cable(s) from the chassis.
4. Install FireWire Adapter Board onto the rear of the chassis and secure with two (2) screws
(Figure 2). Install provided filler plate and secure with two (2) screws (Figure 2). Filler plate
is necessary for proper cooling inside the chassis!
5. Connect one end of the IDE Cable to the FireWire Adapter Board (Figure 3).
6. Connect Adapter Board Power Cable to the chassis DC Power Cable. Connect the 2-wire cable
to the FireWire Adapter Board (Figure 3).
7. Install drive(s)* if necessary and connect IDE and power cables to the drive and reinstall
* Drives not included.
Duration of Warranty
Seven-Year Warranty: The following StorCase products are covered by this warranty for a period of seven (7) years from the
original date of purchase from StorCase or its authorized reseller: all Data Express
removable device enclosures and all
StorCase interface cables and accessories specifically intended for use with these products. Data Silo
, Data Stacker
products are covered by this warranty for a period of seven (7) years, excepting the RAID controller, power supply, fan
and blower components, which are covered by the three-year warranty described below.
Three-Year Warranty: The following StorCase products are covered by this warranty for a period of three (3) years from the
original date of purchase from StorCase or its authorized reseller: all Rhino
JR external expansion chassis, all RhinoJR
removable drive enclosures, and all RAID controller modules. In addition, the following components of the Data Express, Data Silo,
Data Stacker, InfoStation products are subject to warranty for a period of three (3) years: all power supplies, fans and blowers.
Warranty Claim Requirements
To obtain warranty service, the defective product must be returned to your local authorized StorCase dealer or distributor, or, with
prior StorCase approval, to the StorCase factory service center. For defective product returns directly to StorCase, a Return
Material Authorization ("RMA") number must be obtained by calling StorCase Customer Service at (714) 445-3455.
Free Technical Support
StorCase Technical Support can be reached in the U.S. at (714) 438-1858 or toll free at (888) 435-5460 (U.S. and Canada
only). StorCase European Technical Support can be reached from within the U.K. at 01932 738915.
The foregoing is the complete warranty for the products identified above and supersedes all other warranties and
representations, whether oral or written. StorCase expressly disclaims all warranties for the identified products
which are not stated herein, including, to the extent permitted by applicable law, any implied warranty of
merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will StorCase be liable to the purchaser, or to any
user of a StorCase product, for any damages, expenses, lost revenues, lost savings, lost profits, or any other
incidental or consequential damages arising from the purchase, use or inability to use a StorCase product, even
if StorCase has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
Complete warranty statement can be found in the full version of the Users Guide or on the StorCase web site at: http:/
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StorCase Technology. All other logos and trademarks are properties of their respective companies. Printed
in the U.S.A.
EMI Standard: FCC Part 15 Class A, CE, C-Tick
EMC Standard: EN55022, EN55024
This device has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the
FCC rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
1. This device may not cause harmful interference, and
2. This device must accept any interference received; including interference that may cause undesired operation.
CE and C-Tick Notice
The official CE and C-Tick symbols indicate compliance of this StorCase product to the EMC directive of the European
Community and Australian Communications Authority respectively.
Declarations of CE and C-Tick Conformity in accordance with the required standards have been made and are on file at
StorCase Technology; a copy of Declaration of Conformity is available in the full version of the product users guide.
1. 10 External FireWire Cable
2. IDE Cable
3. Adapter Board Power Cable
4. FireWire Adapter Board
5. Filler Plate
6. Mounting Screws (4 Total)
Figure 1: StorCase FireWire Adapter Kit