CANlink® wireless is a multi-functional interface for various applications. Even hard to link networks can be connected easily, simplifying handling and saving costs. With CANlink® wireless it is possible to connect mobile units and avoid cable wear, while maintaining a secure connection. Machines with a mobile unit connected via cable carrier or sliding contact benefit of the wireless connections, whenever their CAN networks are difficult to couple. As a result, wear on the cable is avoided, a stable connection is guaranteed and savings are made.
A direct connection via Bluetooth to a computer or laptop using an integrated Bluetooth interface or a second CANlink® wireless device can be realized using the Serial Port Profile (SPP). In this way, CANlink® wireless can also be used as a CAN diagnosis interface. With CAN bus, it is as if the user were directly connected to a mobile or staionary object. CANlink® wireless facilitates a high data transfer rate in order to display CAN data in real time. With the configuration software PEtools the data can be displayed individually on a computer, laptop, smartphone or tablet.
The 3000 series is a low-cost variant in a compact casing for easy assembly. It is particularly suitable for OEM applications with large quantities at a low price. The wireless data transmission has a range of approximately 450 meters (1470 feet).