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Corporate Name TOCAD ENERGY CO.,LTD.
ESTABLISHED DECEMBER,1988(operation since 1972)
Capital 851.8 million Yen
Head Office 1-4-6 Kitasenzoku, Ota-ku, Tokyo 145-0062, JAPAN
Chief Executive Officer Takeshi Fujikawa
  Battery pack business,
Electronic parts business,
Photo imaging products business

 
1963 Launched the sale of the first model “SUNPAK 7,” which is popular because it features a thin horizontal-position type providing a great amount of light in spite of its small size
1969 Launched the sale of NiCad battery built-in “SUNPAK 7E”
Launched the sale of the “GT Series” exhibiting an extraordinary power in color shooting while realizing natural light closest to the light quality of sunlight by adopting a gold tube made by Heimann of Germany
1973 Launched the sale of “Auto zoom 3400,” realizing the no-level variable light quantity by adopting the world’s-first thyristor in-line control system
1974 Launched the sale of the close-in ring flash “GX8R” in 63 countries all over the world at the same time
Launched the sale of the infrared-desiccated flash “NOCTO 400”
1977 Launched the sale of the first amphibious flash “MARINE 28”
1980 Launched the sale of the small ubiquitous models “SP140” and “auto140”
1981 Launched the sale of “auto30DX,” the first DX series enabling the use of TTL functions of various companies’ cameras using one flash unit by exchanging the shoe of the flash
1983 Launched the sale of the amphibious flash “MARINE 32”
Launched the sale of the super small grip-type flash “MG-1”
1984 Launched the sale of the DX series’ first ring flash “auto DV-8R”
Launched the sale of the micro-controller built digital display flash “DigiRobot 32”
1985 Launched the sale of the studio-use mono-light “MS-4000”
1990 Great flexibility in bouncing. Launched the sale of the clip-on type thin auto flash “B3000S”
Launched the sale of “B3600DX,” the DX version of the 3600 series realizing a great light quantity of GN36 in spite of the clip-on type
Launched the sale of the TTL-compatible model “MARINE auto 2400,” a first for an amphibious flash
1996 Launched the sale of the “PZ4000AF,” recorded as a long-selling model with simple and easy-to-use functions equipped with auto power zoom
1999 Launched the sale of the flagship model “PZ5000AF”
2003 Launched the sale of the “PZ40X,” a digital SLR cameras power zoom flash realizing remarkable downsizing in size and weight
2007 Launched the sale of the “PF30X,” a dedicated flash for digital SLR cameras