The Clearfield® CraftSmart product line provides physical fiber protection for products. It completes and delivers a turn-key passive solution from the central office/headend to the customer premise. CraftSmart Fiber Protection Vaults (FPV) provide the most cost-effective thermoplastic enclosures in the industry - meeting and exceeding the industry standards for strength, reliability and environmental concerns.

Formed from a High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Thermoplastic, these vaults provide a solid base and light-weight material alternative to traditional polymer concrete enclosures. Multiple industry standard sizes can be ordered with solid covers or pre-cut covers to accommodate various FieldSmart cabinet solutions.

Technical Specifications

Dimensions/Specifications

Straight Wall A - Inside Dim. Width B - Inside Dim. Length C - Outside Dim. Width D - Outside Dim. Length E - Height 
17 x 30 16 1/16”  29 1/16”  22 1/16”  35 1/16" 24 1/2" 
24 x 36 22 3/4" 34 1/8" 30 3/8" 41” 24”
30 x 48  28  46  37  53  24 5/8" 
Streight Wall Approx. Weight with HDPE Cover   Recommended for Clearfield® Product
17 x 30 40 lbs FieldSmart® SCD Case
24 x 36 83 lbs FieldSmart SCD Case, FieldSmart 288 and 432 PON or 432 Cross-Connect Cabinet, Hub Collapse Cabinet
30 x 48 195 lbs FieldSmart SCD Case 6, FieldSmart 576 or 1,152 PON or 864 or 1,727 Cross-Connect Cabinet
Flared Wall A - Inside Dim. Width B - Inside Dim. Width C - Outside Dim. Width D - Outside Dim. Width E - Height
36 x 36 36  36  40 -46  40 7/8" -46  24" 
30 x 60 30  60   34 -40  64 -70  24"
36 x 48 36  40  40 -46  52 -58  24"
36 x 60 36  60  40 -46  64 -70  24"36"
Flared Wall Approx. Weight with HDPE Cover Recommended Clearfield Product
36 x 36 135 lbs FieldSmart SCD Case 6, FieldSmart 576 or 1,152 PON or 864 or 1,727 Cross-Connect Cabinet
30 x 60 165 lbs FieldSmart SCD Case 6, FieldSmart 576 or 1,152 PON or 864 or 1,727 Cross-Connect Cabinet
36 x 48 155 lbs FieldSmart SCD Case 6, FieldSmart 576 or 1,152 PON or 864 or 1,727 Cross-Connect Cabinet
36 x 60 170 lbs, 235 lbs FieldSmart SCD Case 6, FieldSmart 576 or 1,152 PON or 864 or 1,727 Cross-Connect Cabinet

Cover Options

Specification Solid Thermoplastic Cover Split Thermoplastic Cover Polymer Concrete
Application Greenbelt Greenbelt Sidewalk
Static Load 5,000 lbs. 5,000 lbs. 20,000 lbs.

Features & Benefits

Integrity

  • RUS accepted
  • Compliant to Telcordia GR-902
  • Compliant to ANSI/SCTE 77 2010 as specified by N.E.C. ANSI C57 Enclosure Integrity
  • Compliant to Western Underground Guide 3.6
  • Stainless steel hardware

Protection

  • Hex head security bolts
  • All boxes incorporate a unique “T” style overlapping cover design to reduce soil mitigation into box

Access

  • Multiple cover options, including single piece solid thermoplastic, split thermoplastic, solid or split polymer concrete, provide ease of access and the ability to be used in multiple applications for the products
  • Universal mounting bracket (VA-STUB) is available for SCD Case applications
  • Mounting bolts and templates are available for HDPE split lids for FieldSmart cabinet mounting
  • Custom split lids with cut outs for FieldSmart Cabinets

Investment

  • High strength rigid construction ensures long term reliability in the harshest environments
  • Lighter and easier to handle than concrete, which increases the overall safety factor