Has anybody here tried setting up a CF Card as their startup disk for OS X?

If so I would love some tips and suggestions for settup and hardware. I have ordered on of the CF to2.5" IDE adapters and will order a 8gb CF card shortly.

Brand Suggestions?
iBook G3 OS X 10.4.8 / Ubuntu Dapper Drake 6.0
Mac Mini Intel Core Solo 1.5 GHz OS X 10.4.8 / Vista RC1 (testing)
Coming Soon: Mac Mini G4 1.42 OS X Server 10.4.8