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DupeZ
07-17-2008, 06:56 PM
reply here or PM with specs + pics and wat u are looking for ($)

TurdFergueson2
07-17-2008, 06:59 PM
You could make one. Would cost you about 60-70 bucks and you would be mad as hell that you paid someone for one. Find a 5.25 enclosure and a dvd burner. I happen to have one that I could sell you for 50 shipped. Enclosure is brand new as well as the burner. 18 or 20 speed write.

DupeZ
07-17-2008, 07:01 PM
hmm i have an internal Sony one its like brand new, the pc doesnt have a power supply so i was thinkin of gettin an external. is it easy to convert one?

Rich B
07-17-2008, 07:03 PM
Theres a Lite-On at Tiger Direct for $55.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3538931&CatId=89

DupeZ
07-17-2008, 07:05 PM
ya i saw that guy, it looks good. wish i could utilize the one i have tho. would like to just plug it into my laptop

Rich B
07-17-2008, 07:10 PM
Vantec NexStar 5.25" External Drive Enclosure
With the Vantec NexStar DX External 5.25" Enclosure, you can easily add any 5.25" IDE Device to your existing system. The NexStar DX connects to your computer through USB 2.0, offering speeds up to 480Mbps and eliminating the need to open your system! The NexStar DX is perfect for anyone looking to add any 5.25" device, such as a DVD burner, to a notebook or desktop computer.

Price: $34.99

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2414551&CatId=2784

DupeZ
07-17-2008, 07:12 PM
awesome thanks a bunch, just gotta check if its IDE, which im pretty sure it is.

it comes wit heverything i need im assuming, especially the power cable.

dbolemiss
07-17-2008, 07:26 PM
This guy has one
http://www.caraudio.com/forum/showthread.php?t=330787