Product Information


The FieldSmart FxDS Node Access Panel provides a 48 port interconnect or cross-connect in a small 3RU footprint. The panel is utilized as a demarcation point for up to two radio antenna cables, while providing up to 100 feet of slack storage, 50 feet per cable. The FieldSmart Node Access Panel is used in conjunction with Clearview Blue TAP Cassettes at C-RAN locations, offering non-intrusive test access ports for live service monitoring.

FieldSmart FxDS Node Access Panel

FieldSmart FxDS Node Access Panel

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The FieldSmart FxDS Node Access Panel is a low maintenance fiber distribution panel for use in a 19” or 23” frame. Designed to provide the user with superior fiber access and craft-friendly, radius protected, fiber management for routing and deploying fiber jumpers, the Node Access Panel provides 48 ports of radius and physical fiber protection to connect the Base Band Unit (BBU) to the radio antennas, while providing up to 100 feet of slack storage.

Features and Benefits


  • Compliant to Telcordia GR-449, GR-20 and GR-409
  • Terminations are designed and tested to Telcordia GR-326


  • Removable front protection
  • Individual radius fingers provide organized and intuitively managed fiber jumpers and minimize cable pile up
  • Cable clamps and bridge lance tie downs protect against twisting and pistoning at the assembly breakout point
  • Multiple clamp sizes to secure various cable types


  • Tool-less removable rear plate provides access to store up to 100 feet of cable in the slack storage tray


  • Custom labeling for High and Low Band configurations
  • Reversible 19” and 23” mounting brackets for flexibility

Technical Specifications

FieldSmart Node Access Panel


17.08” W x 5.00” H x 12.06” D

Front Protection

4.75” radius fingers

Rack Unit Size

Just under 3RU (5.00”)

Mounting Widths

19” and 23”

Port Counts

48 Port - 24 duplex LC/UPC

Connector Type


Slack Storage Capacity

Up to 100 feet (50 feet per cable)

Cable Clamp Sizes

5/16” and 7/16”


Aluminum and steel with almond powder coating