PCAN-miniPCIe FD interface board for CAN and CAN FD

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CAN FD Interface for PCI Express Mini

The PCAN-miniPCIe FD is a CAN interface for the PCI Express Mini slot. With its space-saving format, the plug-in card is a suitable solution for connecting embedded systems to up to four CAN FD and CAN networks. The card is available as a single, dual, or four-channel version.

For all information about the PCAN-miniPCIe FD, just click on the following link: www.peak-system.com/quick/CiA-CPG-2

Specifications (short version):

  • CAN interface for the PCI Express Mini slot (uses PCIe lane)
  • 1, 2, or 4 High-speed CAN channels (ISO 11898-2)
  • Form factor PCI Express Mini (only for single and dual channel versions)
  • Complies with CAN specifications 2.0 A/B and FD
  • CAN FD support for ISO and Non-ISO standards switchable
  • CAN FD bit rates for the data field up to 12 Mbit/s
  • CAN bit rates from 25 kbit/s up to 1 Mbit/s
  • CAN bus connection via connection cable and D-Sub, 9-pin (in accordance with CiA® 303-1)
  • CAN termination at the CAN connection can be activated through solder jumpers, separately for each CAN channel
  • Galvanic isolation on the CAN connection up to 300 V, separate for each CAN channel
  • Extended operating temperature range from -40 to 85 °C (-40 to 185 °F)
  • Measurement of bus load including error frames and overload frames on the physical bus
  • Induced error generation for incoming and outgoing CAN messages

Driver, Software, and Programming Interfaces:

Every PC interface from PEAK-System is delivered with a wide range of drivers, software, and programming interfaces. The scope of supply includes:

  • CAN FD interface drivers for Windows 10, 8.1, 7 and Linux
  • PCAN-View: Windows software for monitoring CAN and CAN FD busses
  • PCAN-Basic API for developing applications with CAN and CAN FD connection for Windows (32/64 bit)
  • PCAN-PassThru for using applications that are based on Pass-Thru (SAE J2534) with interfaces from PEAK-System

Programming interfaces for standardized protocols from the automotive sector like:

  • PCAN-CCP API for the communication with ECUs according to the CAN Calibration Protocol
  • PCAN-XCP API for communication with ECUs according to the Universal Measurement and Calibration Protocol (CAN FD support since version 2)
  • PCAN-ISO-TP API for the transfer of data packages according to ISO-TP (ISO 15765-2)
  • PCAN-UDS API for the communication with ECUs according to UDS (ISO 14229-1)
  • PCAN-OBD-2 API for vehicle diagnostics according to OBD-2 (ISO 15765-4)

For more information about PEAK-System, please visit the manufacturer's website: www.peak-system.com