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 ====== CAN-GCA Overview ====== ====== CAN-GCA Overview ======
 [[:​english|{{ :​rocrail-logo-35.png}}]] [[:​english|{{ :​rocrail-logo-35.png}}]]
-[[:​cbus:​overview-en|{{ icons:​uk.png}}]][[:​cbus:​overview-de|{{ icons:​de.png}}]]+[[:​cbus:​overview-en|{{ icons:​uk.png}}]][[:​cbus:​overview-de|{{ icons:de.png}}]][[:​cbus:​overview-fr|{{ icons:fr.png}}]]
 [[:​english|Content]] -> [[:​hardware-en|Hardware]] -> [[:​hardware-en#​gca-cbus|CANBUS]] [[:​english|Content]] -> [[:​hardware-en|Hardware]] -> [[:​hardware-en#​gca-cbus|CANBUS]]
   * **[[:​cbus:​overview-en|CAN-GC Overview]]**   * **[[:​cbus:​overview-en|CAN-GC Overview]]**
   * [[:​cbus-en|Rocrail Setup]]   * [[:​cbus-en|Rocrail Setup]]
   * [[:​cbus:​flim-en|FLiM Node Setup]]   * [[:​cbus:​flim-en|FLiM Node Setup]]
-  * [[:​cbus:​protocol|Protocol]] 
   * [[:​can-gca1-en|CAN-GC1 PC Interface (Serial USB)]]   * [[:​can-gca1-en|CAN-GC1 PC Interface (Serial USB)]]
   * [[:​can-gca1e-en|CAN-GC1e PC Interface (Ethernet)]]   * [[:​can-gca1e-en|CAN-GC1e PC Interface (Ethernet)]]
   * [[:​cbus:​socketcan-en|RPI-CAN MCP251x Interface (SocketCAN)]]   * [[:​cbus:​socketcan-en|RPI-CAN MCP251x Interface (SocketCAN)]]
-  * [[:​can-gcln-en|CAN-GCLN ​CBUS_LocoNet ​Bridge]] ​+  * [[:​can-gcln-en|CAN-GCLN ​CAN_LocoNet ​Bridge]] ​
   * [[:​can-gca2-en|CAN-GC2 16 Port I/O]]   * [[:​can-gca2-en|CAN-GC2 16 Port I/O]]
   * [[:​can-gca2a-en|CAN-GC2a 16 Port I/O and PC-USB interface on Arduino (Hardware)]]   * [[:​can-gca2a-en|CAN-GC2a 16 Port I/O and PC-USB interface on Arduino (Hardware)]]
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   * [[:​userpages#​arducan_familie|ArduCAN user projects on Arduino base]]   * [[:​userpages#​arducan_familie|ArduCAN user projects on Arduino base]]
  
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 + \\
 +^  [[:​cbus:​overview-en#​bus_termination|Check CAN Bus termination for a good quality of communication.]] ​ ^
  \\  \\
 +
 +
 +=====CAN=====
 +GCA CBUS supports a small subset of the CBUS protocol.\\
 +//CBUS protocol documents are a copyright of Mike Bolton and Gil Fuchs//\\
 + \\
 +
  
  
 ===== Professional boards & kits ===== ===== Professional boards & kits =====
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 :!: //Only Kits bought from **[[http://​www.phgiling.net|Giling Computer Applications]]** directly are legal and supported in the Forum.//\\ :!: //Only Kits bought from **[[http://​www.phgiling.net|Giling Computer Applications]]** directly are legal and supported in the Forum.//\\
  
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 ===== CANBUS - A universal layout control system ===== ===== CANBUS - A universal layout control system =====
-CAN-GCA ​modules are based on **[[http://​www.merg.org.uk/​merg_resources/​cbus.php|MERG CBUS]]** which is based on the industrial [[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​CAN_bus|CAN Bus]].\\ +CAN-GCA ​module firmware ​is based on CAN using the industrial [[http://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​CAN_bus|CAN Bus]].\\
-=====Firmware Copyright===== +
-Copyright(c) MERG and Rocrail.\\ +
-Commercial use is prohibited.\\+
  
- \\ 
  
 ===== Example Network ===== ===== Example Network =====
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 | **1**  | GND         | brown/​white ​ | | | **1**  | GND         | brown/​white ​ | |
 |  **6** | GND         | green/​white ​ | mandatory¹ | |  **6** | GND         | green/​white ​ | mandatory¹ |
-| **2**  | RailSync  ​| orange/​white | ORD-|+| **2**  | DCC-B       | orange/​white | Booster (RailSync-|
 |  **7** | CANL        | blue/​white ​  | mandatory¹ | |  **7** | CANL        | blue/​white ​  | mandatory¹ |
-| **3**  | Loconet ​    | green        | optional ​for mixed systems |+| **3**  | +12V or LN  ​| green        | LN, LocoNet, ​for mixed systems |
 |  **8** | CANH        | blue         | mandatory¹ |  ​ |  **8** | CANH        | blue         | mandatory¹ |  ​
-| **4**  | RailSync+ ​  | orange ​      ​| ​ORD-3 |+| **4**  | DCC-A       | orange ​      ​| ​Booster (RailSync+) ​|
 |  **9** |             | Not used     | |\\ |  **9** |             | Not used     | |\\
-| **5**  | +12V supply ​| brown        | mandatory¹ |+| **5**  | +12V        | brown        | mandatory¹ |
  
 ¹) Minimal cable configuration.\\ ¹) Minimal cable configuration.\\
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 ====Alternative cable==== ====Alternative cable====
 | For testing and small layouts. |\\ | For testing and small layouts. |\\
-{{ http://​www.reichelt.de/​bilder/​web/​artikel/​C610/​A2300.jpg?​150}} 
 Standard full wired male to female **extension** RS232 cables are allowed, but up to a certain limit. (e.g.: Reichelt [[http://​www.reichelt.de/?​ARTICLE=30035;​|AK2300]])\\ Standard full wired male to female **extension** RS232 cables are allowed, but up to a certain limit. (e.g.: Reichelt [[http://​www.reichelt.de/?​ARTICLE=30035;​|AK2300]])\\
 It is never experienced how many can be used. A few will not disturb the communication,​ but it is __not able to conduct the full 3 Amp__ of the CAN-GC1(e). It is never experienced how many can be used. A few will not disturb the communication,​ but it is __not able to conduct the full 3 Amp__ of the CAN-GC1(e).
  
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