JB Friction & Fab Corporation manufactures bonded brake and clutch components and the reaction disks they mate against. With in-house bonding, laser cutting, stress relieving, etching and polishing capabilities, we are a one stop shop for all your friction material and metal fab needs.


Services : second to none.

JB Friction & Fab was started in 2009 to supply quality brake and clutch components along with laser cutting and metal fab. Since that time, we have honed our skills and have targeted the services that we do best...

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Facility - what's new

Facility : what's new

JB Friction & Fab is happy to announce its new Mitsubishi 3015 LVPLUS II Heavy Duty High Speed Laser... visit our equipment section to learn more about this and the rest of our production machines...

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Quality : our key cornerstone.

We are committed to quality products, on-time delivery, friendly customer service and satisfaction - all at a competitive price. At JB Friction & Fab Corporation, quality always comes first...

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We utilize the most advanced laser equipment in the industry....

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We provide exceptional high volume turret machining with ISO-9001...

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A combined 40 years of experience in bonding of friction materials...

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High quality volume production is handled with ease...

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In The News

September 2011 - "Bryan McGourthy, president of JB Friction & Fab Corp., admits to feeling concerned slightly when he purchased his first Ermak USA Inc. CO2 laser late last year. Known largely for its press brakes, Elk Grove Village, Ill.-based Ermak USA recently entered the laser market in North America. McGourthy's concern, however, was short-lived. The Lasermak CO2 flying optic laser cutting machine so exceeded McGourthy's expectations, he purchased a second one recently for his Grafton, Wis.-based facility..."

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"JB Friction helped us identify new methods to produce our parts, and helped us grow from our initial launch to the organization we are today. We highly recommend their services." - John Mayfield
"Quality parts and solid communication has kept us with JB Friction and Fab since 2009. We expect to continue with JB well into the future." - Stephen Dougherty
"After our initial trial run with laser cutting through JB, we were hooked. And between the pricing and overall quality, we were able to meet our budget. Overall great experience." - J. Mitchell
"They have been instrumental in helping us improve our own deliverables, and JB Friction & Fab has maintained one of the highest quality scores among our providers since 2010." - Michelle Dahl-Phillips