SATA & PATA Adapters

PATA Adapters


Access many kinds of drives


Convert various drive types to a 40-pin IDE/PATA interface


Product name SATA & PATA Adapters
Drive Types Supported PATA/IDE 2.5″ drives (PATA Adapter 25 only)

Hitachi 1.8″ drives (with PATA Adapter 25)

Toshiba 1.8″ drives (PATA Adapter TOSH-18 only)

Compact Flash (PATA Adapter MCB only)

SD Card (PATA Adapter MCB only)

Memory Stick (PATA Adapter MCB only)

PCMCIA (PATA Adapter MCB only)

MacBook Air 2010 (SATA Adapter MBA2010 only)

MSATA (SATA Adapter mSATA only)

MC (PATA Adapter MCB only)

DOM (PATA Adapter DOM only)

Mini PCIe PATA (PATA Adapter mPCIe only)

Mini PCIe SATA (PATA Adapter mPCIe only)

Micro Drives (PATA Adapter MCB only)

Mini PCIe USB (PATA Adapter mPCIe only)

Compliancy FCC, CE, RoHS
Warranty CRU provides a 2-year limited warranty for this product.
Technical Support Your investment in CRU products is backed up by our free technical support for the lifetime of the product. If you need to contact us for any reason, visit or call us at 1-800-260-9800 or +1-360-816-1800.

About SATA & PATA Adapters


CRU’s SATA and PATA Adapters are easy to use! Just attach a SATA or PATA Adapter to your drive dock, and access many kinds of drives including:


  • Toshiba 1.8-inch drives (the type used in many older iPods)
  • SATA drives, either 2.5- or 3.5-inch size
  • 2.5-inch Notebook Drives and Hitachi 1.8-inch drives
  • PCCARD drives, as used in PCMCIA slots, and PCMCIA adapters for Compact Flash, Sony Memory Stick, SD, MC
  • Hitachi 1.8-inch ZIF drives
  • Toshiba 1.8-inch ZIF drives
  • Disk on Module (DOM) drives
  • SATA, PATA, and USB types of mini PCIe
  • mSATA (mini-SATA) drives
  • M.2 SATA drives
  • Drives from MacBook Air computers (2010-2011 models)


SATA and PATA adapters work on macOS, Windows, and work great with backup and forensic imaging software. When used with a forensic (write-blocking) dock, all data transfer through SATA & PATA Adapters is write-blocked.


Note: PATA Adapters MCB and DOM are not compatible with v5 generation products such as UltraDock v5.


  • Get to data on smaller, less standard drives
  • Easy to connect
  • Plug-and-play. No drivers are needed