Question Any way to mount a 3.5" drive (like a floppy drive) in O11 Dynamic XL?

pmjm

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I do a lot of footage ingest from CompactFlash cards, and it's always a slow process. Up until now I've been using an external USB 3 card reader, which has been limited by the USB speed.

A company finally decided to make a faster card reader, but it's internal, it connects to the USB 3.1 Gen 2 header on the motherboard. Only problem is it's in the form factor of a 3.5" drive (like an oldschool internal 3.5" floppy drive). I'm looking for some way to mount it in my O11 Dynamic XL. Wondering if anyone has ever done a case mod that would allow this.

I'm really happy with this case otherwise and really don't want to have to switch to a different one and redo my hardline water cooling loop, nor have I even seen a case made in the last 5+ years that has support for an outside facing 3.5" drive, so another case would leave me with a similar problem anyway.

Any suggestions?

Thanks
 

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