Two channel USB-to-CAN interface Kvaser USBcan R v2

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Model EAN: 73-30130-00920-2
Manufacturer Kvaser
Power supply Interface USB Hi-speed
Weight 176 g
Size 30 x 200 x 17 mm
Condition Stocking
Warranty 24 months

With a standard USB2.0 connection and two high-speed CAN channels in two separate 9-pin D-SUB CAN connectors, the Two channel USB-to-CAN interface Kvaser USBcan R v2 (EAN: 73-30130-00920-2) handles transmission and reception of standard and extended CAN messages, with a time stamp precision of 100 microseconds. Features include error frame detection.


I. Major features of Two channel USB-to-CAN interface Kvaser USBcan R v2

  • Connect to two CAN channels simultaneously using just one device.
  • IP65 rated lightweight aluminum housing, sealed with polyurethane coating.
  • Capable of sending up to 15000 messages per second, per channel, each time-stamped with 100 microsecond accuracies.
  • Quick and easy "plug-and-play" installation.
  • Supports High Speed CAN (ISO 11898-2) up to 1Mbit/s.
  • Supports both 11-bit (CAN 2.0A) and 29- bit (CAN 2.0B active) identifiers.
  • Power is taken from the USB bus.
  • Detection of error frames.
  • LED lights alert user to device status.
  • 100% compatible with applications written for other.
  • Fully compatible with J1939, CANopen, NMEA 2000 and DeviceNet.
  • Operating temperature range from -40 to 70°C.

II. Additional software and documentation

  • Documentation, software and drivers can be downloaded for free at:
  • Kvaser CANlib SDK is a free resource that includes everything you need to develop software for the Kvaser CAN interfaces. Includes full documentation and many program samples, written in C, C++. C#. Delphi, and Visual Basic.
  • All Kvaser CAN interface boards share a common software API. Programs written for one interface type will run without modifications on the other interface types!
  • J2534 Application Programming Interface available.
  • RP1210A Application Programming Interface available.
  • Online documentation in "Windows HTML-Help" and "Adobe Acrobat" format.

III. Kvaser USBcan R v2 hardware

Hardware installation:

  • For the Kvaser USBcan R v2 to communicate with the host computer, a compatible version of the Kvaser driver and firmware must be installed.
  • After the driver has been installed on the host computer, the firmware may then be downloaded and installed on the Kvaser USBcan R v2.
  • The latest version of the driver and firmware can be downloaded from:
  • The driver is installed by running the file: kvaser_drivers_setup.exe.
  • The Kvaser USBcan R v2 may be inserted in any free USB socket on the host computer. You do not need to switch the power off before inserting or removing the device.

USB connector:

  • The Kvaser USBcan R v2 has a standard USB type “A” connector.

CAN channels:

  • The Kvaser USBcan R v2 has two CAN Hi-Speed channels with 9-pin D-SUB CAN connectors.

Power supply:

  • The Kvaser USBcan R v2 is powered from the USB port.

LED indicators:

  • The Kvaser USBcan R v2 has three LEDs.




PWR (Green)


Steady light when unit is powered and working.

USB configuration

Blinking once every three seconds when something is wrong with the USB connection.


2 Hz flash if something is wrong with the firmware or con- figuration.

CAN 1 (Yellow)


Status for CAN channel 1.

CAN 2 (Yellow)


Status for CAN channel 2.

Technical data of Two channel USB-to-CAN interface Kvaser USBcan R v2

CAN Channels

2 (No galvanic isolation between CAN channels.)

CAN Transceivers

TJA1051T (Compliant with ISO 11898-2)

CAN Controller

Built into the processor

Galvanic isolation


CAN Bit Rate

50 kbit/s to 1 Mbit/s

Time stamp resolution

100 μs

Max message rate

15000 msg/s per channel

Error Frame Detection


Error Frame Generation


Silent mode


Kvaser CANtegrity


Host interface

USB Hi-Speed

Host OS

Windows (7 or later), Linux.

Power consumption

Typical 132 mA

Hardware configuration

Done by software (Plug & Play).


30 x 200 x 17 mm for body incl. strain relief


176 g

Operating temperature

−40 ◦C to +70 ◦C

Storage temperature

−40 ◦C to +85 ◦C

Relative humidity

0 % to 85 % (non-condensing.)

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