How do I... Build your own external hard drive enclosure?

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Are you in need of a large external hard drive to use for storing your music collection or backing up your data? As you know, you can go to just about any retail outlet that carries computer components and purchase a large external hard drive. However, if you're the kind of person who prefers the do it yourself approach, you can easily put together your own external hard drive.

In this gallery, I'll show you how to build an external hard drive.

By Greg Shultz

Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. Previously, he has worked as Documentation Specialist in the software industry, a Technical Support Specialist in educational industry, and a Technical Journalist in the computer publishing industry.