Special Devices was acquired by Daicel on March 13, 2012

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Special Devices, Inc.

14370 White Sage Road,
Moorpark, California 93021
United States,
(805) 553-1200
www.specialdevices.com

Special Devices, Inc. is a designer and manufacturer of precision engineered pyrotechnics used in the automobile and aerospace industries. Capital Investors provided equity financing to support the leveraged recapitalization of the company.


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