I/O Modules with CAN from Acromag
October 10, 2010
Acromag Inc., Wixom, MI, offers the IP560 and IOS-560 isolated CAN bus modules to interface network sensors and actuators to high-performance control systems. The IP560 is an Industry Pack ANSI/VITA-4 card that plugs into VME, CompactPCI, and PCI mezzanine carrier cards or SBCs in embedded systems. The IOS-560 works within the company's I/O Server industrial PC for mobile computing, machine control, and test applications. Both models have 2 complete CAN bus interfaces, each using an NXP SJA1000 CAN controller with a high-speed TJA1041 transceiver and enabling reporting of bus fault conditions directly from transceivers as well as performing message filtering.
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