Optical Coupler for LIN Data Transmission





For use in explosion-proof areas or for EMC measurements, the PLIN-LWL can be used to replace a stretch of LIN network with a fiber-optic line at any point. The modules are supplied with power externally.

Technical Specifications

  • Bit rates from 2.4 kbit/s up to 20 kbit/s
  • TJA1028 LIN transceiver
  • LED display for power supply and transceiver status
  • Switchable master termination
  • LIN bus connection via D-Sub, 9-pin
  • The fiber-optic line consists of a 62.5/125 µm fibre-optic duplex line with ST connectors
  • Supply voltage: 8 – 30 V
  • Supply via D-Sub 9-pin or DC connector (jumper)
  • Aluminum casing
  • Extended operating temperature range from
  • -40 to 85 °C (-40 to 185 °F)
PLIN-LWL Pin Assignment D-Sub

Scope of Supply

  • 2 LIN to optical waveguide converters including power supply units. Delivered in shockproof plastic box
  • A choice of 5 or 10 m FO cable, 62.5 / 125 µm duplex line ST connector. Other lengths available on request
  • Manual in PDF format