Basic Tier Traps

SBS Band Reject Tiering FiltersSBS_Band_Reject_Tiering_Filters.png

Subscribers that choose cable modem services without video require the installation of filters that prevent the reception of analog video services. PPC Data Only filters have many configurations to fit specific needs. 

A few subscribers choose to pay for high-speed Internet or telephony without video services. To prevent unauthorized reception of analog video services, a filter is typically used. PPC’s new SBS Data Only filter effectively removes the analog tier while ensuring no impairments are introduced over DOCSIS frequencies.



  • Minimum -16 dB return loss (typically -20 dB)
  • Maximum -1.5 dB insertion loss (typically -1.2 dB)
  • Small physical size minimizes risk of port damage
  • Precision four-point female seizure contact
  • SCTE compliant connector interfaces


Frequency Direct Current
Impedance 75 Ohms (nominal)
Shielding Effectiveness > 120 dB
Dimensions Length = 2.15 in (5.46 cm) Diameter = 0.81 in (21 mm)
Surge 6 kV per SCTE IPS-TP-210