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LF series
Shinko Denshi, 1963 LF series
Tsukuba plant, 1973 LF series
Subaru Optical Telescope LF series
Invention grand-prix award
in Japan, 2002
LF series
Production Japan Grand-prix, 2005 LF series
21st Excellent New Technology & Product Award, 2009 LF series
New Tsukuba Plant constructed, 2012

Spirit of establishment that lead age

Shinko Denshi is the only company in the world today to manufacture precision balances and various types of scales using tuning-fork sensors. Since its establishment in 1963, the company has pursued innovation and originality in all that it does, introducing various products into the field of measuring instruments. As demonstrated in the example of the Subaru telescope, our precision balances and various other scales using tuning-fork sensors are highly accurate and reliable. Such aspects of our products have earned Shinko Denshi a reputation for excellence both at home and abroad.

1963
Company founded. Production of differential transformer scales began.
1970
Developed the DC differential transformer.
1972
Developed the world's first electronic counting scale.
1973
Tsukuba Plant constructed. Kansai office opened.

1980
Capital increased to 50 million yen.
1982
Acquired Shimozuma Precision Co.,Ltd.
1983
Acquired Taisho Balance Co.,Ltd. Developed the world's first electronic Tuning-fork balance.
1985
Developed Japan's first electronic explosion-proof scale.
1987
Company founded. Production of differential transformer scales began.
1988
Commemorated 25th anniversary.

1990
Nagoya office opened. Developed tuning-fork, precision balance HG series.
1990
Developed in-motion cubing and weighing instrument Measure Boy.
1991
Developed electromagnetic precision balance PF series.
1994
Developed stress sensors for astronomical telescope "Subaru".
1995
Developed the DJ series, electronic balance corresponding to the new Weight and Measure Act.
1996
Developed Carrier Weigh, the world's first high-speed weighing instrument.
1997
Developed multi-purpose, electronic precision counting scale CUXⅡ series.
1998
Tsukuba plant acquired ISO9001.
1999
Tsukuba plant acquired "Designated Manufacturers".

2000
Developed High-performance analytical balance AF-R220.
2001
Brand unification to
2001
Introduced High-performance precision balance AJ series.
2002
"Invention grand-prix" award in Japan.
2003
Introduced Pecision balance SJ series and Carat balance CT-600.
2004
Introduced Compact Analytical Balance SA/CA series and Precision Platform balance HJ-K series.
2004
Introduced High-speed Measure Boy II.
2005
"Production Japan grand-prix" prize-for-an-excellent-work award.
2005
Registered as JCSS (Japan Calibration Services System) certified company.
2006
We have been certified by ISO14001, Environmental management system.
2006
Selected as one of "the 300 great and aggressive small and medium-sized enteprises" by Ministry of economy.
2007
Certified with JIS (Japanese Industrial Standard) B7611-1 "Non-automatic weighing instrument" as the first in Japan.
2007
Introduced Analytical balance with tuning-fork sensor HT series as the first in the world.
2009
Won the Excellence Award at the 21st Small and Medium Sized Enterprise Excellent New Technology and Product Award.
2010
Built-in digital weight measurement unit UF-620, received an honorable mention at the 'CHO' MONODZUKUTRI innovative Parts, and Componets Awards.
2012
New Tsukuba plant constructed.
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