Looking for Power Mac G5 HDD screws

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by aednichols, Nov 28, 2011.

  1. aednichols macrumors member


    Jun 9, 2010
    I'm looking to install a second SATA drive in my salvaged Power Mac G5. The original HDD was missing along with its mounting screws when I got the machine, so I used the spare set to mount the primary drive.

    I have found sets for $15-20 on eBay, but that seems like quite a bit for four screws with rubber caps.

    Has anyone found workable generic replacements, or know of a cheap source for these parts?
  2. Hrududu macrumors 68020


    Jul 25, 2008
    Central US
    I worked at an AASP, so I got mine right from Apple. Maybe see if someone who works at yours can order you a set.
  3. aednichols thread starter macrumors member


    Jun 9, 2010
    I did think of that, but will Apple even provide parts for this old machine? IIRC the G5 is on the obsolete list now.

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