USB to CAN Converter

SKU: u2c-0100
USB to CAN Gateway - top view
USB to CAN Gateway - bottom view

This is a general purpose USB to CAN bus converter.  This device allows users to control a network of fuzzy logic servo controllers from a PC.  A free .NET test application is available for servo control.

Requires installation of FTDI royalty-free D2XX driver


  • USB bus powered CAN gateway
  • FTDI USB to parallel FIFO interface (1 Mbyte/sec data transfer)
  • Free C# sample application code and .NET dll
  • 125Kbps, 250Kbps, 500Kbps and 1Mbps CAN bus bit rate selection
  • 4 CAN 2.0 A filters or 2 CAN 2.0 B filters
  • Listen-only mode
  • 100usec message time stamp
  • Only 250uA current during USB standby.
  • Fits Hammond 1593KBK enclosure (Digikey  part # HM355-ND)
  • Size: 2.66" x 1.4"
  • RoHS compliant
  • Schematic
Cables are not sold by Vera Ikona. This example illustrates how to create the CAN cable that connects the DB9 connector of the gateway to the 3-pin Molex connector of an IO board.