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About Us

OAV Air Bearings is the leading manufacturer of the recently advanced air bearing technology. We are committed to providing our customers with the most precise bearing system available spread over many existing and emerging markets around the world. Advanced technologies have led to major breakthroughs and have given way to new markets. These developments have increased the need for precision tools and equipment. We have combined our past experience with today's technologies and implemented military spec materials including aluminum, titanium, and graphite in producing our state of the art OAV Air Bearing products

OAV Air Bearings do not have mechanical contact between elements and benefit from an air-film averaging effect. Furthermore, due to an absence of mechanical contact, the OAV Air Bearing has virtually no friction to generate heat and cause wear.

Management System

Our comminment to the highest quality standards, not only for our products, but also our organizational processes, is reflected by our integrated management system. Our strategy and quality management system promote continious quality improvement, while metrics quantify measurable results.
To maintain continuous achievements we have adopted international quallity standards and our quality system complies with ISO-9001-2008 and MIL-I-45208.

Our Product Philosophy

Our products blend outstanding design with superior quality workmanship. The exemplify our dedication to innovation technology and excellence.

We are focused on understanding our customer engineering problems and strive to find solutions that are tailored to each individual application in finding ultimate success.

Distribution Location

OAV Air Bearings was founded as a division of Aviation Company. Today, the company is still in owner’s hand and under owner’s management and is HQ located in Princeton, NJ.

Our corporate diversification has enabled us to achieve growth since our launch and we have distribution partners worldwide to accommodate our customers with not only a precise product but precise delivery with the very best quality.

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