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Dell 2850 RAID upgrade

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I have a DELL 2850 server with a RAID controller. I currently have 3 36GB drives in a RAID 5 configuration. I'd like to get 3 160 GB drives and upgrade the server. Can I do the upgrade one by one, where the RAID volume would expand automatically and make use of the new larger drive?
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