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Evercool HD-AR-RBK HDD Cooling Box for Three 3.5 HDD or Four 2.5 HDD

  • Overall Dimension: 150 x 85 x 162 x mm
  • Fan Size: 80 x 80 x 25 mm
  • Heat Sink Material: Iron + Plastics
  • Bearing Type: Two Ball Bearing
  • Rated Speed: 2200 +/- 10% RPM
  • Noise Level: < 26 dBA
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Learn more about the EVERCOOL THERMAL CORP. LTD HD-AR-RBK

Model

Brand
Evercool
Model
HD-AR-RBK

Spec

Specifications
Overall Dimension: 150 x 85 x 162 x mm

Fan Size: 80 x 80 x 25 mm

Heat Sink Material: Iron + Plastics

Bearing Type: Two Ball Bearing

Rated Speed: 2200 +/- 10% RPM

Noise Level: < 26 dBA

Rated Voltage: 12 V.DC

Weight: 585.5 g

Features

Features
Convert the dual 5.25" Drive Bays into three 3.5" H.D.D or four 2.5" H.D.D

Inside demountable filter is easy to clean the dust to keep the tidy case.

Aseismatic design preserves the hard disc from damage.

Using 8cm long life fan provides well cooling performance

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  • Daniel L.
  • 8/9/2014 5:20:57 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsDoes what its suppose to

Pros: Does what the product is suppose to do. Comes with all the screws necessary and screws to spare..

Cons: I use a Corsair 750D as my case and the front frame of this product did not fit into the 5.25" bay, Nothing a little bit of sanding didnt fix.

Other Thoughts: It does what the product was made to do, Nice and cheap, so no breaking the wallet.

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  • Luke D.
  • 2/7/2014 8:58:21 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsVery pleased

Pros: My case wouldn't let me install 2 video cards without blocking too much of the 3.5" drive bays, so I got this to put them up top where DVD drives used to go. It has a really nice air filter that keeps the dust out of my machine and the drives nice and cool. When one of my HDs started to fail, it was the one *outside* of this box. So I just ordered a second one of these :)

Cons: The drives are very close together - although it doesn't seem to be a problem. There's also nothing between the fan and the filter, so when you're changing it you'll have to be careful.

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  • Steven S.
  • 2/6/2014 3:22:15 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsChange the fan!

Pros: Serves its purpose of using the 5.25" slots for 3.5" drives in a 3:2 ratio.

Cons: The fan lacks a tachometer and uses the old-style disk drive power connector. which isn't compatible with most fan controllers. I cut off the power connector and soldered/heat-shrinked a fan connector but there is no tachometer connection. So I will replace the fan with an 80mm fan with a tachometer.

A little bit of a tight fit on my Lian Li case.

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  • Travis H.
  • 12/9/2013 3:01:54 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNice product

Pros: Mostly solid metal construction. The front filter housing is plastic. Filter is very easy to remove. I was able to remove the front filter housing easily since I don't need it.

The HD tray has rubber grommets to help reduce vibration from the fan tray.

Cons: The screws have a terrible design and could easily be stripped, just use more caution with them.

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  • Michael O.
  • 12/5/2013 8:33:42 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Has a filter with easy acess. Allowed me to install three more hard drives in my HP Z400 Workstation.

Cons: none

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  • Alexandre H.
  • 11/6/2013 6:49:55 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsComplete Crrap

Pros: None it's crrap from the cage to the screws. A screw even broke in my hdd. Thank you very much Evercool!

Cons: It's crrap! Don't buy it.

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  • Israel G.
  • 9/18/2013 6:39:13 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsPretty cool product!

Pros: Fitted my 3.5 HDD and 2.5 SSD, with a separate tray I bought, quite nice.
Air moves very little with the filter on but without it, of course, moves a bit more.
Fan is completely silent .
Easy front access to filter.

Cons: Little difficult to install. Nearly had to force it further back and luckily nothing was damage. I had to shave the sides because it wasn't flush with the blu-ray drive and the Corsair 500r front panel. Maybe I got a product with the dimensions off?

Other Thoughts: Overall, I'm impressed with this product. It took away both hard drive cages on the 500r to allow better airflow. You could probably do a water cooling build since theres a lot of room without the cages.

Would be cool if Newegg allowed customer pictures so other customers know how it would look.

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  • Alma D.
  • 8/20/2013 11:02:07 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsNice, value adapter

Pros: My motivation was to achieve a 2-to-3 slot adaptation, and the box did it's job for me. I needed room for 5-additional HDDs, so I had to move 3 drives out from the lower mounts, and the Cooling Box provided the required drive slots--actually only a net 1 increase, but that's what I needed.

The fan is quite quiet. I bought a fan controller to slow it down a bit more, but when the controller arrived I just put it up on the shelf unused, not needed. This whole new system is going to be absolutely silent!

The disk drives used to run at 30 degrees Celsius with the system idling, now they are 27.

Cons: Three typical 1.1" high disks is not doable. I'm using one 7mm high SSD on the bottom, and two 0.75" high HDDs above that. Three 3/4" drives would be okay, but three 1.1" means the top one would protrude far above the box.

It's unfortunate that the access mounting holes for the SSD didn't line up, so I could only use screws on one side. Yes, I tried two different adapters with the same result. Even with that, I rate this product quite high since it is otherwise high quality material with excellent construction.

Other Thoughts: Be sure to read all the reviews. They are quite informative.

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  • Matthew S.
  • 8/13/2013 12:26:25 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsbuying another!

Pros: works fine.
super-easy filter access.

Cons: cheap-ish fan is over-kill (spins faster than needed).

Other Thoughts: i got this with the intention of trying it out and possibly buying more -- which i will be doing.

do not mistake this for a high-end accessory with perfect fit/finish. however, at the price this item is well worth the money paid. i have the fan connected to a controller and is it turned WAY down. this makes it very quiet while still providing a breeze for the drives. my favorite thing about this is the easy filter access... sometimes cheap/simple is a winning combo!

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  • Christopher G.
  • 8/9/2013 7:25:44 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggs

Pros: Consolidates your SSDs/HDDs to a compact space and provides directed airflow to keep them cool. Fan is virtually silent. Removable dust filter for easy cleaning.

Cons: None

Other Thoughts: You know those useless 5.25" bay spaces that just sit there empty in your pc case? This handy little device lets you keep your SSDs/HDDs there, allowing you to free up the space in the lower front portion of your case where uninhibited airflow is important to keep your pc internals cool. This is of particular value if your case has a removable HDD cage in the lower portion. Using this allows you to completely remove that lower HDD cage, thus allowing air to flow more freely from the front of your case to cool your chipset and gpu(s).

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