T35u SATA/IDE Forensic Bridge



The Tableau Forensic SATA/IDE Bridge is a portable write-blocker that enables forensic acquisition of SATA and IDE solid-state-drives.

A second-generation Tableau product, replacing the Tableau T35es.


Suitable for both the field and lab

USB 3.0 host computer connection 

Seven LEDs provide status on power, IDE media detection, SATA media detection, host connection, write-block status, and activity

Read/write mode capability via internal DIP switch

Free Tableau firmware updates

Macintosh OS X
Most modern Linux distributions (Note: Linux distributions have varying levels and quality of support for USB 3.0)
Host Interface USB 3.0 (backward compatible with USB high/full/low speed)
Host OS Microsoft Windows version 7, 8, 10
IDE Device Parallel ATA hard disk devices with Logical Block Addressing (LBA) support
SATA Device SATA 1 or SATA 2 hard disk devices
Connectors: Device (Right) Side
DC Out 4-pin 3M drive power connector (power to SATA or IDE hard disk)
IDE IDE signal connector
SATA SATA signal connector
Connectors: Host (Left) Side
DC Input One 5-pin mini-DIN connector for use with the Tableau TP2 power supply
USB 3.0 One USB 3.0 Standard-B connector
Other Features
Yellow-case units are pre-configured as read-write (T35u-RW)
Factory Configuration Black-case units are pre-configured as read-only (T35u)
Status LEDs Seven LEDs: DC IN, Power, IDE Detect, SATA Detect, Host Detect, Write Block, Activity
Physical / Environmental
Dimensions 5.625 in. (L) x 3.25 in. (W) x 1.125 in. (H)
Operating Temperature Range 0 to 55 degrees C (no airflow)
Output Voltage (DC OUT) +5VDC @ 1A, + 12VDC @ 1A
Power 5-6 watts typical operating (not including hard disk)
Relative Humidity Up to 90% (non-condensing)
Storage Temperature Range -40 to 70 degrees C
Supply Voltage (DC IN) +5VDC @ 2A, +12VDC @ 2A (includes budget for hard disk)
Weight 5.9oz (168g)
DIP Switch The 4-position DIP switch configures user-selectable options that are not required for normal operation. See the T35u/T35u-RW Quick Reference Guide for more information
One year parts and workmanship from date of purchase