CAN232 and CANUSB are products developed and manufactured by LAWICEL AB in south Sweden. They are low cost professional tools and they are CE approved, RoHS and LAWICEL AB is a registered WEEE company in Sweden.
The Lawicel CAN products provide a simple and lowest cost connection between micro-controllers, PCs and other intelligent hosts and a CAN-network.
Antratek Electronics is official distributor of Lawicel.
The Lawicel CANUSB is an interface converter that plugs into any PC USB Port and gives an instant CAN connectivity. It can be treated by software as a standard COM Port (virtual serial RS232 port) which eliminates the need for any extra drivers...
The Lawicel CAN232 is a intelligent converter for the conversion of RS232- to CAN-signals. By using a simple ASCII protocol, no special driver software is needed. The CANbus connection is according to the CiA DS102-1 standard.