Insert the configured carrier assembly with mounting rail into the two workstation chassis 3.5-inch
hard drive bays, as shown in the following figure. Press down on the carrier assembly until the
mounting rail locks the assembly into the chassis.
Attach a SAS-to-SATA connector adapter (provided in each SFF hard drive kit) to the SAS
connector of each installed SFF hard drive (see the following figure).
On the adapter power cable provided in the bay converter kit (shown in the following figure):
Attach the white 4-pin straight connector (B) to an unused mating four-pin connector on the
power supply wiring harness at the rear of the optical drive bays in the workstation chassis.
Step 2–Configuring the SFF hard drive carrier for SFF hard drives number 1, 2, and 3
Installing the configured SFF carrier assembly in the HP xw8600 Workstation
Attaching the SAS-to-SATA connector adapter to the hard drive SAS connector (HP