ESD Electronics announced its CAN-CBX-AIR/3, a wireless CAN Bus bridge with USB interface. The bridge meets the requirements according to ETSI EN 300 328 V.2.0.20 (RED) standard. Like the previous CAN-CBX-AIR/2 version, the CAN-CBX-AIR/3 module works with a carrier frequency of 2,4 GHz in the ISM band. The transmission distance is up to 200 m (~ 600 ft) line-of-sight (LoS). Compared to WLAN or Bluetooth, it offers reduction of connection setup time and latency of the CAN transmission, said the company.
The bridge supports data exchange between CAN networks even at different bitrates. This can be used e.g. to get access to CAN modules installed at turning machine parts via a point-to-point connection. USB is used to configure the bridge. But beside this - CAN-CBX-AIR/3 enables a PC to communicate CAN data via USB to a remote CAN-CBX-AIR/3 for e.g. service and maintenance.
The bitrate is set by a rotary switch at the module. Other functions can be configured via the integrated USB interface and the supplied Windows software. These software can be used for CAN monitoring, too. Four LEDs show the operating status of the wireless connection and the CAN communication.
- Up to 200 m transmission range
- Linking CAN nets with different bit rates
- CAN-telegram filtering
- Configuration and diagnostics via USB interface with Windows® based configuration tool
SAE J1939 to Bluetooth Gateway With 9-Pin Deutsch Connection Cable
The jCOM.J1939.BT gateway is a high-performance, low-latency, wireless vehicle network adapter for SAE J1939 applications. It allows any host device with a Bluetooth COM port to monitor SAE J1939 data traffic and communicate with the SAE J1939 vehicle network. An SAE J1939 cable, suited for a 9-pin Deutsch connection, is included with the gateway.
The gateway supports the full SAE J1939 protocol according to J1939/81 Network Management (Address Claiming) and J1939/21 Transport Protocol (TP). It is also supported by an extensive programming interface for Windows and Linux/Ubuntu applications, including full C/C++/C# source code for short time-to-market developments.
Intrepid Control Systems, Inc. has announced their ValueCAN4 family, which also provides optional Ethernet (DoIP) and LIN connectivity. The device supports up to 1 Mbit/s for CAN bus connectivity and up to 10 Mbit/s for CAN FD communication. The ISO 11898-2 standard specifies currently transceiver chip parameters for 5 Mbit/s. The dongle family complies with USB 2.0 [...]
Preco Electronics announced their PreView Side Defender, an advanced side collision avoidance solution that has been developed specifically for the over-the-road (OTR) markets including trucking, municipalities, waste and recycling.The system warns operators of objects in the vehicle’s side blind zones, including pedestrians, bicyclists and vehicles, in order to reduce the incidence of side collisions. It can [...]
Maretron introduced their J2K100 gateway, which can be attached to a J1939-based network of marine engines, while the other CAN Bus port supports NMEA 2000 (IEC 1162-3). The gateway collects SAE J1939 engine data and forwards it to the NMEA 2000 connected display. It listens to the J1939 network and draws no power from it (power is derived from [...]
Systems like the Arduino, BeagleBone, or Raspberry Pi are great systems for rapid prototyping (and that’s the focus of my business). However, when it comes to exposing these systems to industrial environments, you may reach their limits easily. That includes primarily temperature range, splash water protection, and vibration. Some systems have options for an extended [...]
As part of our embedded hardware and software development for CAN (Controller Area Network) based vehicle protocols, the first prototype of the jCOM.J1939.USB, an SAE J1939 to USB gateway, has passed the performance and quality tests successfully, and we are now ready to start production (the final version will be all black with a white [...]
As part of our embedded hardware and software development for CAN (Controller Area Network) based vehicle protocols, the first prototype of the jCOM.CAN.USB, a CAN/J1939 to USB/UART gateway board for embedded solutions, has passed the performance and quality tests successfully, and we are now ready to start production. The main focus of this board is the [...]