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1 Port Serial RS232 to CAN Bus Adapter with Metal Case

Part # CG-1P232CAN
The Serial RS-232 CAN Bus adapter connects to your computer’s DB-9 serial port to create the CAN Bus protocol. It includes a 12V power adapter that can be plugged into the wall for power and is mountable to flat surfaces.


1 Port Serial RS232 to CAN Bus Adapter with Metal Case

Part #CG-1P232CAN
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Compact Metal USB to CAN Bus Adapter

The CG-1P232CAN adapter is a compact and powerful Serial RS-232 CAN Bus Adapter. Protected by a rugged metal chassis, it adds one CAN Bus port to your computer's system via RS-232 port. It supports a standard DB-9 connection for CAN modes Standard, Listen, and Echo. Using ASCII commands, the CAN adapter can be controlled over the serial port connection.

This Serial RS232 to CAN Bus adapter is mountable to any flat surface with the mounting flange connected to the chassis. Power, Data, and Error LED's work when the adapter is connected to the computer's serial port and included power adapter is plugged in.

Serial RS-232 to CAN Bus Adapter Features

  • Adds a CAN bus port on your computer by connecting to an RS-232 serial port
  • Provides DC +5V and DC +12V power for external devices
  • Powered by external DC 12V power adapter
  • LEDs indicate initialization and CAN bus status
  • Supported CAN modes: Standard, Listen, Echo
  • Can be controlled over serial port using ASCII commands
  • Easy to use API provided along with sample source codes and GUI sample programs
  • Easy plug and play installation and CAN bus device connection
  • CAN bus speed up to 1Mbps
  • Supports CAN 2.0A and CAN 2.0B protocols
  • Designed by ARM Cortex-M0 32-bit micro-controller and the USB to UART chip
  • Drivers provided for Windows and Linux OS

RS-232 CAN Bus Adapter Specifications

  • Serial port connection support for RS-232 through DB-9 connector
  • Supports CAN 2.0A and CAN 2.0B
  • Chipset: ARM Cortex-M0 32-bit micro-controller
  • CAN Bus Controller: Bosch C_CAN module
  • CAN Bus Mode: Standard mode: normal operation on CAN bus Listen mode: passive receiving of CAN Frames Echo mode: transmitter also receives sent frames (for testing purposes)
  • Protection: +/- 16kV ESD protection for all signals
  • Signals: CAN_H, CAN_L, CAN_GND, CAN_V+
  • Speed: 5kbps to 1Mbps for transmit & receive
  • OS Driver Support: Windows and Linux
  • Tools: Monitoring CANHacker, Titan CAN Test
  • API Library: Supports C/C++, C#, VB.NET, VB6, Python and LabVIEW
  • Item Dimensions: 81mm × 81mm × 24mm (L × W × H)
  • Item Weight: .39lbs.
  • Chassis material: 1mm SECC sheet metal

Power Specifications

  • Power Input: DC 12V external power adapter
  • Power Output: 5V/12V (500mA max) through pin 1 & 9 of DB9 and pin 4 of terminal block
  • Power Consumption: Max. 80mA@12VDC (no external devices)

Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to 60°C (32°F to 140°F)
  • Storage Temperature: -20°C to 75°C (-4°F to 167°F)
  • Operating Humidity: 5% to 95% RH
  • Safety Approvals: CE, FCC

Package Contents

  • 1x Single port CAN Bus Adapter
  • 1x DC 12V power adapter
  • 1x 3ft. DB-9 male to female serial cable
  • 1x Driver Disc


Manufacturer: Coolgear Warranty: 1 year Availability: Limited Stock
Barcode: 045079161177 Ship Weight: 0.98 lbs Condition: New
Part Number: CG-1P232CAN Color: Black Size: 81 x 81 x 24mm (LxWxH)


Manufacturer: Coolgear
Barcode: 045079161177
Part Number: CG-1P232CAN
Warranty: 1 year
Ship Weight: 0.98 lbs
Color: Black
Availability: Limited Stock
Condition: New
Size: 81 x 81 x 24mm (LxWxH)

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