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PiCAN FD with LIN Bus for Raspberry Pi

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This PiCAN FD board comes with a LIN Bus interface, and the Microchip MCP2518FD IC provides classic CAN and CAN FD, while a dsPIC33 micro-controller provides the LIN Bus connection. Communication to the Pi is per UART on ttyS0 using ASCII text commands. Example LIN-bus GUI app is available written in Python3 and tkinter.

The firmware is updatable using the Microchip UnifiedHost java app. This requires the Raspberry Pi to run in GUI mode.

Easy to install SocketCAN driver. Programming is supported in C or Python.

CAN FD Features

  • Microchip MCP2518FD CAN Controller
  • Arbitration Bit Rate u pto 1Mbps
  • Data Bit Rate upto 8Mbps
  • CAN FD Controller modes
    • Mixed CAN 2.0B and CANFD mode
    • CAN 2.0B mode
  • High speed SPI Interface (10 MHz)
  • 120Ω terminator ready
  • LED indicator (GPIO04)
  • Four fixing holes, comply with Pi Hat standard
  • SocketCAN driver, appears as can0 to application
  • Interrupt RX on GPIO25

LIN Bus Features

  • LED indicator
  • LIN master or slave. Setting via jumper
  • LIN provided by dsPIC33 micro-controller with updatable firmware
  • Communicate to the Pi via ASCII text commands on ttyS0



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