PC-ISA to CAN interface

For easy and cost-effective integration into 2.0A and 2.0B CAN networks. The PCAN-ISA II is a dual-channel CAN card for the ISA slot.

This card is also available in an optically decoupled version with a maximum separation voltage of up to 500 V. Both the individual CAN channels may be configured and operated independently of one another. For ease of installation the port addresses available to the user are 200H to 3A0 and the hardware interrupts are IRQ3, IRQ4, IRQ5, IRQ7, IRQ10, IRQ11, IRQ12 and IRQ15. They can be set by means of jumpers. Two Philips SJA1000 CAN controllers are used.

Software and in-house programming sources are supplied to make the package complete.

  • PC plug-in card for 16-bit ISA slot
  • Choice of 14 port addresses and eight interrupts per channel
  • Two independently configurable SJA1000 CAN controllers with 16 MHz clock frequency
  • 82C251 CAN transceiver
  • CAN bus connection via Sub-D, 9-pin
    (to CiA DS102-1)
  • Data transfer rates up to 1 Mbit/s
  • Hardware can be reset via software
  • Multiple cards can be operated in parallel in a single PC (interrupt sharing)


  • Electrical isolation to 500 V
  • Also available in a dual-channel version
Ordering information
Designation Art. No.
PCAN-ISA single-channel IPEH-002074
PCAN-ISA dual-channel IPEH-002075
PCAN- ISA single-channel ISO IPEH-002076
PCAN-ISA dual-channel ISO IPEH-002077
Scope of supply
  • PC-ISA plug-in card
  • PCAN-View CAN monitor for WIN 9x/ME and NT/2000/XP
  • PCAN-View for DOS
  • Device drivers (sys, VxD) and interface DLL for WIN 9x/ME and NT/2000/XP
  • Diskette containing PCAN-Light software interface DLL for driving
  • Diskette containing sample program with source code in VB,
    BB5 and VC
  • LINUX driver incl. source code available at no cost
  • Diskette containing manual in PDF format



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