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Kvaser data loggers used to develop first ever 200bhp diesel outboard motor

Cimco Marine Diesel has recently launched the world’s first high performance, high efficiency marine outboard diesel engine – the OXE. Find out more about how it was developed, using a tool chain supplied by Kvaser technical associate, Accurate Technologies Sweden AB.

Double your CAN capabilities with the USBcan Light 2xHS

the Kvaser USBcan Light 2xHS, a USB to dual channel Controller Area Network (CAN) interface. With a USB 2.0 compliant connector at one end and two 9-pin D-SUB connectors at the other, USBcan Light 2xHS is a compact, reliable and cost-effective means of connecting two high speed CAN busses to a PC or mobile computer.

Was that the CANlib channel number or Card Number?

When interacting with CANlib, many functions need a handle to a channel, but some programs wants a Card Number.

Getting Started with t Programming

The new Kvaser professional products have script feature called t. The t language is a 'c like', event oriented language. The t-programs run on the device and can be loaded and started either from a pc or autonomously on the device. This is a short introduction to get started with t programming. To be able to ... Read More

Using Object Buffers

Some of our interfaces are equipped with hardware buffers for automatic sending or responding to messages. They can be used when the timing conditions are strict, and might not be possible to fulfill on the application level. Normally, a CAN message received by the CAN driver in the Kvaser unit has to pass through to ... Read More

A more object oriented approach on accessing your Kvaser device from Python (3 of 3)

During testing, the focus is often on a specific device instead of the channel centered CANlib. This is now taken care of via the new Python module kvDevice.

Using Python to connect to your remote device (2 of 3)

Last time I mentioned that kvrlib also has a Python wrapper included in the Kvaser CANlib SDK and I thought we could take a quick look at this as well. We will try some discovery and configuration…

[Archive] Accessing Kvaser CANlib from Python (1 of 3)

This blog uses now deprecated functions, see blog "Improved API in Python canlib v1.5" for more information. This is the first post in a 3-part series about using Python with Kvaser products: Accessing Kvaser CANlib from Python Using Python to connect to your remote device A more object oriented approach on accessing your Kvaser device from Python ... Read More

Accessing Kvaser CANlib from Python (1 of 3)

There have been Python wrappers for CANlib included in the Kvaser CANlib SDK for a while now, but recently they have gotten an overhaul and more libraries and functions are wrapped as we speak.

Kvaser interfaces deployed by Faar Industry in Renault’s NEXT TWO project

French car manufacturer Renault has created a prototype called NEXT TWO that will be used as basis for the development of its next generation autonomous, connected vehicles.