ok, i purchased the panasonic cw-8123-b from newegg.com, seemed to be a popular choice at a good price...
now if i go and get this adapter
i should be able to connect everything up to my atx mobo the standard way youd hook up a regurlar rom drive??
EPoX mATX SocketA w/onboard Geforce4MX / 512MB PC2700 / AthlonXP 1600
Lilliput / DVDrom / Opus 150W / WD 3.5" 160GB / SB Audigy NX
XP home / Road Runner / iGuidance 4.0