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CompactFlash on Serial ATA port


CompactFlash to SATA adapter

Bootable & Hot-Plug CompactFlash on Serial ATA port! This is a convenient interface that allows CompactFlash devices to be operated in any system with a SATA port.

Technical specifications:

  • Compatible with Serial ATA 1.0a specifications, high transfer rate of up to 1.5 GBps
  • Supports Spread Spectrum in receiver
  • Suitable for any computer case, mini computer, embedded system, iPC and Rackmount case
  • CF1 supports CompactFlash cards (type I+II) or an IBM Microdrive™
  • CF card Primary Bootable Device depending on OS and application
  • On board activity LED for CF access
  • Push button ejector included
  • Power supply by 4-pin floppy disk connector
  • CF 3.3V/5V voltage selection
  • Independent from operating system, no drivers required
  • RoHS compliant
  • dimension: 120.9 (l) x 81.8 (w) x 21.6 (h) (in mm)
  • operating temperature: -20 °C to 85 °C
  • weight: 68 g


How to install:

Step 1. Connect Y-type power cable to this Bridge board and PC Power Supply
Step 2. Connect SATA port to SATA host.

Jumper settings:

1. “JP2” jumper is for RESET signal connection between chipset & CF socket (Pin 41).
2. “JP1” jumper is for 3.3V or 5V power source selection for CF memory card

Pin 1 - Pin 2 close --> 3.3 V Power
Pin 2 - Pin 3 close ---> 5 V Power

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