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Kvaser Ethercan Light HS

The Kvaser Ethercan Light HS CAN to Ethernet interface facilitates the adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) concept within modern manufacturing environments by enabling data from any CAN product or system to be accessed over the Internet, via an Ethernet-equipped PC.

ROS driver available
Fully supported by your AStuff team


  • High-speed CAN connection (compliant with ISO 11898-2), up to 1 Mbit/s
  • Ethernet connection has auto-MDIX, so it automatically detects and adjusts for Ethernet cable being used
  • Built-in Power over Ethernet (PoE) – receives data and power over the Ethernet cable
  • Also receives power over CAN so the Ethercan can be powered through devices like the T-Cannector v2
  • Small, lightweight plastic housing with galvanic isolation
  • Fully compatible with J1939, CANopen, NMEA 2000R and DeviceNet
  • Includes Ethercan Factory Reset Device. This device provides the ability to reset the Ethercan’s IP address to factory defaults at the push of a button


Bitrate 40-1,000kbps
Buffers On Board Buffer
Categories PC INTERFACES, Interfaces
Certificates CE, RoHS
Channels 1
Connectors DSUB 9
Current Consumption 1.2W
Error Counters Reading No
Error Frame Generation No
Galvanic Isolation Yes
Height 17 mm
Interfaces Ethernet RJ45
Length 165 mm
Material PA66
Messages Per Second Receive 8,000 mps
Messages Per Second Sending 8,000 mps
  • Win 10
  • Win Vista
  • Linux
  • Win 8
  • Win 7
  • Win XP
Silent Mode No
Sound No
Temp Range -20 – 70 °C
Timestamp R (µ) 100 µs
Weight 100 g


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