R170 CanBus Receiver


The OMNEX R170 FHSS Receiver is designed for CANbus protocols and includes an E-Stop function for safe emergency shutdown to outputs and external circuits. This receiver is compatible with SAE J1939 protocol and can be customized to work with other CANbus protocols. Additional features include an RS232 port for configuration, diagnostics, firmware upgrades and provisions for data logging capabilities.  With 2x CAN, this receiver can act as a CAN bridge.

Catalog Number R170
Applications Concrete Pump Trucks, Load/Haul/Dump, Off Road Machines, Rotator Trucks, Marine, Tow Trucks, Track Type Machines, Truck Chassis, Material Handling Equipment
Outputs 2x CANbus (J939)/RS232/RS485
Inputs CANbus (J1939)
Indicators & Diagnostics Five status LEDs
Security ID code programmed from transmitter, CRC-16 error detection
Power 9-32VDC
Operating Temp. Range -40 °F to 158 °F (-40 °C to 70 °C)
Size 5.1" x 4.7" x 1.4" (130mm x 119mm x 36mm)


  • CANbus (J1939, CANopen, etc.) communication
  • 900MHz and 2.4GHz available
  • Interference free, relentless control
  • Excellent sensitivity for increased transmitter range
  • Pendant capable
  • Rugged and weatherproof
  • Diagnostic indicators