About Friend Metals

Friend Metals is a stocking distributor of Steel Alloys exclusively servicing the Aerospace Industry. We have been in business in Santa Fe Springs, CA for over 50 years. We are certified to AS9100D and ISO 9001 with SAI Global.


Our products are primarily solid round bar stocked from 1/2" diameter up to 14" diameter. We offer semi-finished parts stocked and released on a "just-in-time" basis, with in-house precision cutting capabilities and heat treating/testing available to your specifications. We also sell forgings in any configuration including net shape forgings offered from our site in Santa Fe Springs, CA.


We specialize in Remelted Steels as noted on our Product Page. We can and do book business for almost any aerospace product as long as a consumption agreement is in place for guaranteed periodic shipments, willing to stock any product a customer would need.