Our Quality Control Process

Quality is more than just a process, it is our commitment. At Knott Brake Company, we are proud of our record of dependability in providing brakes, friction material and associated component parts to the industry and hold ISO 9001:2008 certification. Our continuous commitment to improved standards in quality of goods and service is what makes our products last a long service life while also insuring the safety of its users. (Learn More)

Our Engineering Process

With over 50 years of combined experience, our world class engineering team has the expertise to design a brake solution made just for your application. Whether your needs are to improve an existing brake system or design a custom braking solution, our engineering process insures the safety, performance and dependability that Knott Brake products have come to be known for. (Learn More)

Our Manufacturing Process

More than just Manufacturing, our standards of quality are present in both the production and development of manufacturing processes at Knott Brake Company. Manufacturing of complete brake assemblies is completed in our modern machine shop that is capable of both welding and assembly processes. (Learn More)

Our Testing Process

More than just Testing, our state of the art testing and validation resources allow us to insure the safety of your brake products while also keeping your project on time and on budget. Using testing data and results allow us to quickly make informed decisions during your brake design and validation process that maintain safety, quality and durability. (Learn More)

Knott Brake Company - A Leader in Performance Brakes & Friction Materials



For over 60 years Knott has designed brakes for off-highway vehicles. As a Single Source Supplier, we built a global reputation as the “tailor to the industry.” We offer a wide range of standard brakes & accessories, including drum brakes, disc brakes, wet disc brakes and more, contributing to the most complete brake-product line in the industry.