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LIN Interface for USB

IPEH-004052 € 210,00

All prices are plus the at present valid value added tax!

The PLIN-USB enables the connection of a Windows® computer to a LIN network via USB. The LIN interface supports the LIN protocol according to the standard ISO 17987 and complies with all LIN specifications up to version 2.2. The interface can be operated as a master or a slave.

The monitor software PLIN-View Pro and the PLIN programming interface for the development of applications with LIN connection are included in the scope of supply.

Pin assignment D-Sub

  • LIN interface for the USB connection (Full-Speed mode, compatible with USB 1.1, USB 2.0, and USB 3.0)
  • LIN connection (ISO 17987)
  • Compliant with all LIN specifications (up to version 2.2)
  • Bit rates from 1 kbit/s up to 20 kbit/s
  • Can be used as a LIN master or slave (1 ms master task resolution)
  • Automatic bit rate, frame length, and checksum type recognition
  • Autonomous scheduler with support for unconditional, event, and sporadic frames
  • LIN bus connection via D-Sub, 9-pin
  • LIN connection short-circuit-proof against transceiver supply and ground
  • NXP LIN transceiver TJA1028T or TI LIN transceiver TLIN1028D
  • Galvanic isolation on the LIN connection up to 500 V
  • Indicator LED for interface status
  • Voltage supply 5 V DC via USB port
  • Transceiver supply 6 to 28 V DC via D-Sub, pin 9
  • Extended operating temperature range from -40 to +85 °C (-40 to +185 °F)

  • PLIN-USB in plastic casing
  • LIN device drivers for Windows® 11 (x64/ARM64), 10 (x64), and Linux
  • LIN monitor PLIN-View Pro for Windows® Details ...
  • Programming interface PLIN-API for developing applications with LIN connection Details ...
  • Manual in PDF format

Device driver setup for Windows

PEAK-System installation package for PC interface device drivers for Windows® 11 (x64/ARM64), 10 (x64). Included tools: PEAK Settings, PCAN-View, PLIN-View Pro, and Virtual PCAN-Gateway. Included APIs: PCAN-Basic, PLIN-API, and PCAN-RP1210.


LIN device driver for Linux

Device drivers for PEAK LIN interfaces.


PLIN-USB manual

German English


API for the development of applications with LIN connection for Windows® 11 (x64/ARM64), 10 (x86/x64).


PEAK-Flash 2

Easy-to-use tool for updating the firmware of PEAK-System hardware products as well as CAN and LIN adapters for Windows® 11 (x64/ARM64), 10 (x64).


Additional information