Product Information


The FieldSmart Fiber Delivery Point (FDP) 96 Port in PON Pedestal Insert Kit or Direct Bury provides splice or interconnect functionality in industry standard pedestals for drops to the home in the last mile of the access network. Additionally, it provides up to 96-homes served in PON environments.

FieldSmart Fiber Delivery Point (FDP) 96-Port PON Pedestal Insert or Direct Bury

FieldSmart Fiber Delivery Point (FDP) 96-Port PON Pedestal Insert or Direct Bury


The FieldSmart Fiber Delivery Point (FDP) Pedestal Insert product line incorporates field-tested designs to provide a solution that is easily installed and modified. Whether your environment calls for splice-only drops or demands the sophistication of a Clearview Multiplied solution, a FieldSmart (FDP) Pedestal Insert can be configured to support any access point configuration.

Rather than take a legacy copper approach, the FieldSmart (FDP) Pedestal Insert allows the user to choose the level of protection necessary for their environment. Utilizing both standard pedestals from industry pioneers as well as custom designed solutions optimized for FTTH networks, Clearfield provides pedestal products to ensure your fiber — and your pocketbook are protected.

Field Tested in the Harshest Environments

Whether flood-proof, sealed, or non-sealed, pedestals serve as the access point for the fiber network. Regardless of the deployment strategy, once the access method has been chosen, all must provide the physical connection between it and the customer premise.

Integrating distribution splices, splitters and slack cable for any FTTp deployment, the FieldSmart (FDP) Pedestal Insert product offerings are a cost-effective and flexible option for fiber deployment. Engineered to allow for FTTp rollouts without a large initial capital expense, integrated fiber management minimizes the risk of fiber damage.

With extensive environmental testing in both field and laboratory environments, the FieldSmart (FDP), as well as all other elements of the FieldSmart product line, is listed on the USDA Rural Development Utilities (RDUP) Telecommunications Broadband Loan Program. As an RDUP listed product line, Clearfield is among a select group of suppliers from which service providers can choose when participating in the federal government initiative for broadband deployment projects.

Clearview optimized technology brings scalability to small scale FTTp deployments

The FieldSmart (FDP) 96-Port PON Pedestal Insert Kit provides for drop cable scenarios in the access network with splicing and/or interconnect connectivity with a Clearview Multiplied design. Providing for the ultimate in future-proof flexibility, the FDP Pedestal Insert can be deployed today as a drop only pedestal and easily converted to a distributed PON solution when placing a larger PON cabinet is not desired or cost-effective.

Features and Benefits


  • RUS listed
  • Terminations are designed and tested to Telcordia GR-326
  • Clearfield ® FiberDeep ® Guarantee: 0.2 dB insertion loss or less, exceeding industry standards
  • Inserted into RUS pedestals
  • Compliant to Telcordia GR-20


  • RUS listed industry standard pedestals
  • Clearview Cassette for physical fiber protection, bend-radius protection, access
  • Buffer tube slack storage fully bend-radius protected
  • Both metallic and non-metallic pedestal
  • Can wrench accessible designs


  • Lift off dome covers are non-metallic
  • Clearview Cassette for quick access to terminations
  • Cupboard style front and rear access--Metallic
  • Fits into select Channell, Pencell, Emerson metallic BD7, ProFORM 12 and Charles pedestals


  • Low cost entry with RUS listed pedestals
  • Scalable with Clearview Multiplied design for cost alignment to subscriber revenue
  • Future proof with drop only to PON distributed migration
  • Patch only or patch and splice configurations supported
  • Flexible integration into a variety of RUS listed pedestals with simple bracket kits

Technical Specifications

Dimensions (for insert only)

22.41” H x 12.96” W x 11.18” D

Port Density


Feeder/Express Ports


Cassette Types Support

Clearview ® Blue and Clearview Classic

Connector Types


Cable Types

Indoor/Outdoor, Outdoor (Riser/Non-Rated), Outdoor Armored (Riser/Non-Rated)

Splice Capacity

12 splices in each Clearview Cassette

Splitter Slots



14 gauge cold rolled steel with almond powder coating