Close
0%
0%

Backplane for DIY NAS

Sata backplane design to go in my DIY NAS case

Similar projects worth following
This is the backplane design that go in my custom NAS server case : https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4151400It's just a board that facilitate installation of HDDs in the case and cable management.I've design it using Kicad 5.1.4.

The backplane is made to be integrated in my DIY NAS server case, behind the HDD cage. 

Each backplane is design for 3 HDDs powered by 2 SATA power connectors and you need 2 of them for my DIY case.

Power and data connectors are on one side and SATA headers on the other.


Here is the result : 

x-zip-compressed - 216.98 kB - 03/19/2020 at 12:04

Download

gerber files.rar

Files to use for manufacturing

RAR Archive - 74.58 kB - 03/19/2020 at 11:25

Download

  • 3 × SATA data connector THT sata connector for data
  • 3 × SATA header THT 7+15 pins sata socket
  • 2 × SATA power connector THT sata power connector
  • 6 × 1206 SMD capacitor 1206 4.7uF 50V SMD capacitor

View project log

  • 1
    Soldering instructions

    I recommand using hot air and solder paste to install every componants as the pads are quite small to use a soldering iron.

    Begin with the 6 capacitors and then install every connectors.

View all instructions

Enjoy this project?

Share

Discussions

Tom Nardi wrote 03/28/2020 at 16:19 point

Love it, makes for a very sleek install.

  Are you sure? yes | no

Similar Projects

Does this project spark your interest?

Become a member to follow this project and never miss any updates