Adaptec SCSI Card 29160
This 64-bit PCI-to-SCSI adapter performs at up to 160 MB per second and allows for the connection of fifteen SCSI devices. Provides an internal 68-pin LVD SCSI connector, an internal 68-pin Ultra Wide SCSI connector, an internal 50-pin Ultra SCSI connector, and an external 68-pin LVD SCSI connector
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DownloadsDocumentationTechnical Specifications
Supported Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows
Red Hat Linux
SUSE Linux
Novell NetWare
Sun Solaris

For a detailed list see ASK Answer ID 11117
Product Documentation
Technical Reference - Domain Validation (PDF 33 KB)
User Reference for the Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 (PDF 350 KB)
Guide de l'utilisateur - FMS (PDF 223 KB)
Technical Reference - Connecting Internal Ultra160 SCSI Peripherals (PDF 188 KB)
Manuale delloutente (PDF 206 KB)
Install Guide for the Adaptec SCSI Card 29160 (PDF 2 MB)
Guide de l'utilisateur (PDF 182 KB)
Quick Reference-Transition to Adaptec Ultra160 SCSI (PDF 187 KB)
User Guide for the Ultra160 Family Manager Set (PDF 451 KB)
Manuale di riferimento (PDF 177 KB)
Gu?de referencia del usuario - FMS (PDF 208 KB)
Gu?de referencia del usuario (PDF 184 KB)
AIC-7892 (PDF 72 KB)
Benutzerhandbuch - SCSI-Karte 29160 (PDF 191 KB)
Benutzerhandbuch - Treiber (PDF 225 KB)
Installing Drivers or Software
Installing Sun Solaris Ultra 160 Drivers (HTML 84 KB)
Ultra160 Solaris Driver Installation (HTML 85 KB)
39160 In Netware 3.X (HTML 71 KB)
Ultra160 In Netware 3.X (HTML 70 KB)
Installing Ultra160 Sun Solaris Driver (HTML 84 KB)
Hardware Installation
How To Install Your Adaptec PCI Card (HTML 74 KB)
Differential SCSI (HTML 68 KB)
Key Differentiators
  64-bit PCI (32-bit compatible)
Customer Needs
  Total performance solution on a single channel card
System Environment
Number of devices
15 devices

Bus System Interface Type

64-bit PCI (32-bit compatible)
External Connectors
One 68-pin HD for LVD SCSI devices
Internal Connectors
One 68-pin for LVD SCSI
One 68-pin for Ultra Wide SCSI
One 50-pin for Ultra SCSI
Data Transfer Rate
160 MB/sec
System Requirements
  • Intel PC or equivalent
  • Available PCI slot
Package Contents
  • Adaptec SCSI Card 29160
  • Adaptec EZ-SCSI software
  • Operating system drivers
  • 5-position 68-pin LVD internal cable with terminator (1831200-R)
  • 3-position 68-pin Ultra Wide SCSI internal cable
  • 3-position 50-pin internal cable
  • Complete user documentation
  • Warranty card
5-year materials and workmanship warranty

Board Dimensions

6.87" x 3.87"

Regulatory Certification

FCC, UL, C-tick, CE, VCC

Mean Time Before Failure (MTBF)

561,251 hours at 40 degrees C