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  • PICAN CAN Bus FD Board With Real-Time Clock For Raspberry Pi with SMPS
  • PICAN CAN Bus FD Board With Real-Time Clock For Raspberry Pi with SMPS
  • PICAN CAN Bus FD Board With Real-Time Clock For Raspberry Pi with SMPS

PICAN CAN Bus FD Board With Real-Time Clock For Raspberry Pi with SMPS

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The PiCAN FD board provides CAN Bus FD (Flexible Data Rate) capability for the Raspberry Pi. It uses the Microchip MCP2517FD CAN FD controller with MCP2562FD CAN transceiver. Developed by Bosch, CAN with Flexible Data-Rate (CAN FD) is an extension to the original CAN protocol as specified in ISO 11898-1 that responds to increased bandwidth requirements in automotive networks. Connections are made via DB9 or 4-way screw terminal.

The board comes with a 5VDC 3A SMPS that can power the PICAN board as well as the RPi.

A real time clock with battery backup (battery not included) is also on the board.

There is an easy-to-install SocketCAN driver, and programming can be done in C or Python. 


  • Arbitration Bit Rate up to 1Mbps
  • Data Bit Rate up to 8Mbps
  • CAN FD Controller modes
  • Mixed CAN2.0B and CAN FD mode
  • CAN2.0B mode
  • Conforms to ISO11898-1:2015
  • High speed SPI Interface
  • CAN connection via standard 9-way sub-D connector or screw terminal
  • Compatible with OBDII cable
  • Solder bridge to set different configuration for DB9 connector
  • 120Ω terminator ready
  • Serial LCD ready
  • LED indicator
  • Four fixing holes, comply with Pi Hat standard
  • SocketCAN driver, appears as can0 to application
  • Interrupt RX on GPIO25
  • RTC with battery backup (battery not included) - Battery size is Lithium CR1220
  • Onboard 5VDC 3A SMPS (Switch Mode Power Supply) - Input voltage of 7VDC to 24VDC

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