Fiber Optic Products

FieldSmart FxDS Standard Frames are available in 7’, 8’, or 9’ heights and in 19” or 23” widths. These seismic frames come with an unequal flange, and when used with FieldSmart FxDS Panels, provide the highest port density in the industry - up to 1728 ports in a 7 foot 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 cable clamps
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
  • WECO mounting (1”) and EIA mounting (1.75”)
  • Front and rear of upright tapped for 12-24 screws


  • Interbay cable management optional
  • 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


  • 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