On a 6 gig ibm travelstar dara 20600 where is the pin that gets the power?

I'm connecting the specified  laptop drive to a usb adapter.  I know from experience that it will fry the circuit board to give it 5v on a data line.

So, is the power pin on the side right next to the jumpers or over on the other side of the connector?

Of course, I'd prefer an official pinout for this, if available.

Thanks.
lewisoAsked:
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Is this a "real" adapter or something you are building.

To be safe I'd spend a couple of dollars and get a real one.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&DEPA=0&Order=BESTMATCH&Description=laptop+adapter+hard+drive&N=-1&isNodeId=1
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lewisoAuthor Commented:
This is a usb adapter that I have.  It's the same issue  with adapters that connect to the ide bus off the motherboard though.  I have fried a circuit board years ago with a backwards connection but was able to get it going with a board from another drive.

Added: Actually what I need are the instructions for the second adapter device on the link that you provided.  It would be exactly the same issue with that device.
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
I don't know if there is a manual for this.  Here is what I could find:

http://rosewill.com/products/1060/ProductDetail_Overview.htm
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lewisoAuthor Commented:
That's it, but which way does it go on?  Power connector next to the jumpers, or opposite side?
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
It should be "keyed" so that you can't put it on the HD incorrectly.  On the one I have there is pin hole that is blocked so that it lines up with a "missing pin" on the HD.
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
I wish I had mine here but I'm at work and won't be home for several hours.
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lewisoAuthor Commented:
Ok, if I don't have a response before you get home and can take a look at yours I'll be interested in what further details you can provide.  Mine does have the missing pin on the drive, but all holes are open on the adapter.  Thanks.
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
I think I found something:

http://paulski.com/zpages.php?id=1717

This gives the pinout you are looking for.
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lewisoAuthor Commented:
Thanks yes that is it.  And, that Paulski resource looks very good overall as well.  Thanks.
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Scott CSenior EngineerCommented:
Glad to have helped.
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