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SER-CAN-M

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SER-CAN-M - 1-Port Serial to CAN Bus Adapter with 12V DC Power Supply for External Devices

Features

  • Adds a CAN bus port on your computer by connecting to an RS-232 serial port
  • Provides DC +5V and DC +12V power for external devices
  • Powered by external DC 12V power adapter
  • LEDs indicate initialization and CAN bus status
  • Supported CAN modes: Standard, Listen, Echo
  • Can be controlled over serial port using ASCII commands
  • Easy to use API provided along with sample source codes and GUI sample programs
  • Easy plug and play installation and CAN bus device connection
  • CAN bus speed up to 1Mbps
  • Supports CAN 2.0A and CAN 2.0B protocols
  • Designed by ARM Cortex-M0 32-bit microcontroller and the USB to UART chip
  • Drivers provided for Windows and Linux OS

Specifications

General
Serial Port RS-232 serial port
CAN Bus Supports CAN 2.0A and CAN 2.0B
Chipset ARM Cortex-M0 32-bit microcontroller
 
CAN Bus
CAN Bus Controller Bosch C_CAN module
Number of Ports 1
Connector DB9 male
CAN Bus Speed 5kbps to 1Mbps for transmit & receive
Signals CAN_H, CAN_L, CAN_GND, CAN_V+
CAN Bus Mode Standard mode: normal operation on CAN bus
Listen mode: passive receiving of CAN Frames
Echo mode: transmitter also receives sent frames (for testing purposes)
LED Power, CAN bus data activity, CAN bus error
Protection +/- 16kV ESD protection for all signals
 
 
Software Features
API Library Supports C/C++, C#, VB.NET, VB6, Python and LabVIEW
Utility On-board firmware update utility
Monitoring Tools Supported by CANHacker, Titan CAN Test
 
Power
Power Input DC 12V external power adapter
Power Output 5V/12V (500mA max) through pin 1 & 9 of DB9 and pin 4 of terminal block
Power Consumption Max. 80mA@12VDC (no external devices)
 
Environmental
Operating Temperature 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 75°C (-4°F to 167°F)
Operating Humidity 5% to 95% RH
Safety Approvals CE, FCC
 
Mechanical
Casing SECC sheet metal (1mm)
Dimensions 81mm × 81mm × 24mm (L × W × H)
Weight 175g