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Forensic UltraDock FUDv5.5

CRU WiebeTech Forensic UltraDock FUDv5.5

  • Professional drive write blocking

  • Reliable evidence protection

  • Variety of connection options

  • Aluminium case for rugged durability

The Forensic UltraDock is a professional drive write blocker that provides fast forensically-sound access to bare hard drives. Digital investigators, IT managers, and technicians rely on its simple and easy to use interface to study or inspect a drive.

Technical Specs

Product name

Forensic UltraDock FUDv5.5


U.S. Patent No. 8,090,904

Host (I/O) Ports

(1) pair of FireWire 800: up to 800 Mbps
(1) USB 2.0 Micro-B
(1) USB 3.0: up to 5 Gbps
(1) eSATA: up to 3 Gbps

Drive Types Supported

§  PATA/IDE 2.5" drives (with PATA Adapter 25)

§  PATA/IDE 3.5

§  SATA 2.5" drives

§  SATA 3.5" drives

§  SATA SSD (solid state drives)

§  Hitachi 1.8" drives (with PATA Adapter 25)

§  Toshiba 1.8" drives (with PATA Adapter 18-TOSH)

§  MacBook Air 2010 (with SATA Adapter MBA2010)

§  MSATA (with SATA Adapter mSATA)

§  Mini PCIe PATA (with PATA Adapter mPCIe)

§  Mini PCIe SATA (with PATA Adapter mPCIe)

§  Mini PCIe USB (with PATA Adapter mPCIe)

Sector Size Compatibility

SATA 512n and 512e type drives (incompatible with 4Kn type drives)

SATA Speed


Supports S.M.A.R.T. disk info


Number of LEDs


Description of LEDs

Drive access, HPA/DCO detected, error, power input status, power output status, write-block status

LCD Screen

Two-line backlit LCD controlled with four soft-touch menu navigation buttons

LCD Info

2 lines x 16 characters width

LCD Backlight


Navigation menu

LCD/button driven menu system

Operating system compatibility

Windows XP or later
Windows Server 2003 or later
Mac OS X
Linux distributions that support the desired connection

Detects/reports HPA/DCO


Allows HPA/DCO override

Yes, user-configurable options

Construction material(s)

Rugged aluminum construction

Power switch

2 position: On / Off

SATA Power Input



2.95" x 4.33" x 1.06" (75mm x 110mm x 27mm)


0.40 lbs. (0.18 kg)

Write Blocking



FCC, CE, RoHS, C-Tick, RCM


CRU provides a 3-year limited warranty for this product.


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