Friction Material Fabrication

Friction Material Fabrication

Oak Friction Product Division fabricates friction products for a variety of industrial customers such as press manufacturers stamping plants, appliance and machinery manufacturers and many others. We stock virtually all types of molded, extruded, sheeted and woven friction materials from .060 to over 3 in thick and can provide both metric and standard sizes. We can supply full sheets and rolls for customer fabrication from our warehouse, as well as provide pre-fabricated segments, pads, linings and gear tooth facings. As mentioned in other sections of the site, we also contract manufacture as well as reline complete parts.

Friction Material Fabrication Capabilities

Stock Material Types

Fully Cured Lining

Molded Lining
Semi Cured Lining
Woven Lining


Gear Tooth Facings

Relining & Remanufacturing1

Friction Bands
Friction Plates
Friction Shoes

Secondary Services

Precision Grinding & Sanding
Waterjet Cutting

1 To OEM specifications


Quality Conformance

ISO 9000 methodology utilized, not certified

Testing and Inspection Customizable to Customer Requirements

Destructive and Non-Destructive Testing
Programmable Temperature Control

Recording Thermograph Bond Line Tests
Sampling Programs