Fiber Optic Products

FieldSmart FxDS Standard Frames are available in 7’, 8’ or 9’ heights and in 19” or 23” widths. Frames are seismic-rated and come with an unequal flange. When used with FieldSmart FxDS Panels, they provide the highest port density in the industry - up to 1,728 ports in a 7’ frame.

Technical Specifications

Specification Description
Dimensions Available in 7’, 8’ or 9’ heights and in either 19” or 23” widths; depth is 10” (5” frame + 5” guard box)
Ratings Compliant to Telcordia GR-449
Cable Entry Clamp Location On-frame (Note: Cable clamps included with FxDS Patch Panels)
Material Steel

Features & Benefits


  • Compliant to Telcordia GR-449; Seismic rated (Zone 4) GR-63-CORE, Issue 4
  • Made from high-strength, low alloy steel that can accommodate up to up to 500 lbs.
  • EIA mounting (1.75”) and WECO mounting (1”)
  • Front and rear of upright tapped for 12-24 screws


  • Frames can be ordered loaded with panels and cable management as a “rack and stack” solution
  • Unequal flange
  • Isolation pads are used to provide electrical isolation for FxDS standard seismic frames
  • Interbay cable management panel optional


  • One frame size accommodates up to 1,728 or 1,152 ports in a PON environment, with full horizontal and vertical slack management support


  • Fully loaded or “grow-as-you-go” integrations allow the user choices to provide for cost containment as subscriber take-rates dictate
  • Frame components are used throughout the network from inside plant to outside plant to access networks