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The FieldSmart FxDS Tower Access Panel provides a 24 port interconnect or cross-connect with non-intrusive test access ports for live service monitoring, troubleshooting and maintenance in a small 3RU footprint.

FieldSmart FxDS Tower Access Panel

FieldSmart FxDS Tower Access Panel

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The FieldSmart FxDS Tower 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 Tower Access Panel provides 24 ports of radius and physical fiber protection to connect the Base Band Unit (BBU) to the radio antennas, while providing up to 50 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
  • Optical components use Telcordia GR 1221/1209 compliant devices


  • 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 50 feet of cable in the slack storage tray
  • Easily identifiable splitters with red adapters provide non-intrusive test ports


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

Technical Specifications

FieldSmart FxDS Tower 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 Count

24 Port - 12 duplex LC/UPC

Connector Type


Splitter Type

1 x 2 (50/50 split ratio)

Slack Storage Capacity 

Up to 50 feet

Cable Clamp Sizes

5/16" and 7/16"


Aluminum and steel with almond powder coating