Karl Storz establishes his company in Tuttlingen at the age of thirty-four. The product range initially comprises instruments, headlamps and binocular loupes for Ear, Nose and Throat specialists.
The development of the cold light source opens a new chapter in the company's history and in the endoscopy.
"Technical endoscopy" becomes a separate company division.
The company KARL STORZ is listed as supplier in the equipment manual of the Daimler company.
The portable cold light projector is run on a rechargeable battery and includes a high performance light source.
Development of the first high-power light source with XENON technology for the industry.
KARL STORZ industrial borescopes feature a new design and a rotating light connector.
Renamed KARL STORZ INDUSTRIAL GROUP
Swiveling V-block: The possibility of a rigid endoscope with variable direction of view over a large field of vision has been realized.
KARL STORZ launches the first mobile documentation system in the field of industrial endoscopy.
KARL STORZ pioneers the thinnest rod lens borescope worldwide with a diameter of 1.6 mm.
VIDEOSCOPE 2-point measuring system permits simultaneous measurement and documentation during inspections with industrial endoscopes.
Maximum measuring accuracy in any starting position thanks to MULTIPOINT measurement technologies, for use on stored images, live images, and in image comparison mode
The tabletop version of the TECHNO PACK® X is suitable for a wide range of applications in-house or in the field.
Introduction of the thinnest videoscope worldwide, featuring a diameter of 3.8 mm and CCD technology
The KARL STORZ FlexCmos is a novel and universal videoscope with plug & play functionality.
First KARL STORZ high performance light source with LED technology for industrial applications
The documentation systems from the product family are expanded by the TECHNO PACK® T.
The completely new handle with CLICK4MOVE® technology ensures easy and ergonomic operation.
Launch of MoVeo, the new generation of portable videoscopes.
The new, flexible T-SCOPE videoscope system expands the KARL STORZ product range to meet diverse inspection requirements in industrial endoscopy.