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SMC G2 with CAN bus

I’d like to see a DC motor controller with CAN bus coms. Have it possible to set up the device ID over usb along with any out bound message formats.

Sending a 2 or 3 byte message to the devices ID will set the direction and speed. Very similar to the current serial/uart coms spec. Also the ability to output Vin, Current, speed, ect as a preselected output message would alow for some monitoring of whats happening with the control board.

Thanks Ryan

Hi, Ryan.

Thanks for letting us know you are interested in a motor controller with CAN bus inputs. You might be interested in the MCP controllers that we carry from Basicmicro, which support the CAN bus through the CANOpen protocol.

-Claire

I’ve looked at those. The price is a bit much compared to the SMC G2. And I don’t need that much current. The SMc has a lower operating voltage and meet my needs.