iCON-101CU - 1 Port CAN to USB Converter
CE is a mandatory standard for products on the market in the European Economic Area. By CE marking a product, the manufacturer ensures that the item meets the essential safety requirements set out in the applicable CE directive.
This product fully adheres to the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive 2002/95/EC, RoHS for short.  The directive covers the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment and was adopted in February 2003 by the European Union.
These products use heatsink, heatpipe and extrusion technology to dissipate the heat generated by the system rather than using traditional fans thus improving system reliability and longevity.
This product supports Linux based kernels. See product datasheet and manual for a list of compatible Linux kernels and distributions (for development and pre-sales support please contact our technical sales team).
These devices have been designed to be mounted directly on to an industry standard DIN-rail.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government that sets standards and governs the testing of conducted and radiated emissions such as EMI.
These products utilise high quality industrial grade components enabling them to work in extended wide temperature environments. They are capable of running below -20C and above +70C and offer further protection than standard wide temperature rated products.
iCON-101CU CAN to USB converter

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1 Port CAN to USB Converter (-40°C to +70°C)
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iCON-101CU overview

  • Full compliance with USB 1.1/2.0
  • Full compliance with CAN 2.0A and CAN 2.0B
  • D-sub DB9 CAN port supports 3KV isolation
  • Easily setup to CAN terminator by software configuration
  • CAN transmission speed up to 1Mbps
  • Powered by the USB bus
  • USB type B connector complies with Class 1, DIV II minimum withdrawal requirement of 15N
  • Provides DIN-rail mounting, Status LED indicators
  • Supports Windows Server 2003/2008/Vista/2000/XP/7 and Linux
  • Extended -40°C to +70°C operating temperature
The CAN (Controller Area Network) is a serial bus system and is usually used in structuring intelligent industrial device networks and building smart automatic control systems. The iCON-101CU is a cost-efficient industrial converter for pairs to PC using the standard USB interface.

It supports CAN monitor tool and displays the CAN message received in Decimal or HEX mode. This converter shows the time stamp of each receiving message. The GUI management program and programming guide both are ready for use. The CAN host, monitor or HMI can access and control CAN devices through the iCON-101CU. Operating systems support includes Linux and Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/7.

For more information about the iCON-101CU please contact our technical sales team on +44 (0)1782 337 800 or alternatively submit an enquiry.
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