Cracking Open the Drobo B800i SAN Storage Device

Cracking Open the Drobo B800i: Removing the cooling fans

The Drobo B800i's two cooling fans are secured to the case's metal frame with reusable pop rivets. Using a thin scriwdriver, I removed the rivets.

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Caption by: Bill Detwiler


Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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