Move drive enclosure to another server

I have an HP Proliant G5 server with a drive enclosure that I would like to move to another G5. The G5s seem to have 2 ways to install an enclosure, one vertical, one horizontal. My donor server has the enclosure horizontal but the recepient has the open space that is vertical. Is this move possible?
LarryDAHAsked:
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andyalderCommented:
Assuming DL380 then I think you'll find one of them is a G6, although it may be possible to put a DL380 G5 disk enclosure into a DL380 G6 it's not supported. May be a different server as you've given generation but not model no.
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mds-cosCommented:
Last Proliant I tried this on did not work.  The cages were entirely different size.  But I have not tried the same on a G5.

If the cage will physically fit, there is nothing else that would prevent your putting the cage in.  Honestly, I would suggest popping the servers open and looking at the physical setup to see if your rails / tabs will engage properly.

And, of course, remember that you can get different types of disks for the G5.  It is possible that your doner system is set up for a different drive type (thus entirely different drive enclosure).  You should verify that the drive controller in each system are the same.
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LarryDAHAuthor Commented:
Never done it but can't I move the controller along with the enclosure over to the new system also if it fits?
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