From Communauté de la Fabrique des Mobilités

CANtact is an open source Controller Area Network (CAN) to USB interface for your computer.

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  • Connect to Cars: Connect to any CAN enabled car using a standard OBD-II cable.
  • Low Cost: CANtact is a low cost device, and allows you to use cheap cabling to interface with various connectors.
  • Open Source: A truely open source hardware project.
  • All design: files are available under a permissive license
  • Cross Platform: Works on Mac, Linux, and Windows
  • Designed for Hacking: Easily scriptable using an open-source Python library.
  • Support: Community and commercial support available.

Organizations using or interested in using the resource: IOT.BZH


Tags: obd, controller, can

Categories: Logiciel, Matériel

Theme: Voiture Connectée, Traces de mobilité et des données associées, Open HardWare


Challenge: Abaisser les barrières pour innover sur le véhicule

Key people to solicit:

Other related common: Busmaster CAN, Emulateur OBD, IOT Tracker for tractor, IOTIVITY for IOT open source specifications and standards, Kit XDK plateforme IOT, OBD Pi, USB to CAN Interface

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Community of interest: Communauté Voiture Connectée, Communauté de l'Open Hardware


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