This WD5000G032 is a used Western Digital MyBook World Edition with Blue Rings and a 500GB internal SATA Drive. It tested good and works as expected. This is a nice hackable NAS solution with lots of possibilities for Home Projects. There are hacks that may be able to increase the hard drive capacity to 1.5 TB.
Centralized Storage for you Home Network.
Designed for home users, creative professionals, workgroups, and anyone looking for network storage. WDs My Book World Edition offers a surprisingly simple way to centralize data, photos, and music at home and in the office. Use it to backup multiple PCs to one location and access your data from anywhere in the world – even when your local computer is turned off. Wherever you are, this drive is accessible, just like a local drive, using Windows’ Explorer. From any PC, remotely open, edit, and save files as if they are right there with you. With 500 GB of networked storage, backup software, and remote access software, this is the most versatile and powerful product in its class.
My Book World Edition – WD5000G032
WD5000G032 My Book (Blue Rings) Hacks: