Other Industries Served

Other Industries Served

Steel Wiping Felt

Sutherland Felt Co. is a leading supplier of felt to the steel wiping industry. Steel wiping felt removes oil, burrs, and other contaminants from steel rolls as they are straightened or slit into coils. 

We stock a ton (literally!) of high density white polyester felt and other roll goods (sold by the yard) and cut to size parts. We are a leading supplier steel slitting machine felt tensioning pads, and offer a quick turnaround, and can rush orders as necessary.


We can also custom manufacture a felt material to your specifications. Lead-time is normally 4-5 weeks for customer manufactured material (minimum order applies).

Commonly Stocked Steel Wiping Felt

ItemWidthThickness
24oz. white polyester72"1/8"
32oz. white polyester72"1/8"
48oz. white polyester72"3/16"
48oz. white polyester72"1/4"
64oz. white polyester72"1/4"
78oz. white polyester72"5/16"
80oz. white polyester72"3/8"
50oz. white polyester60"1/2"
F-1 Wool Felt60"1"
F-1 Wool Felt60"3/4"
F-3 Wool Felt60"3/4"

Anti-Squeak/Anti-Rattle Felt

Anti-squeak & rattle felt is also referred to as BSR (buzz, squeak, and rattle) felt. Normally this is a thin gauge polyester felt material, supplied either in rolls with adhesive (PSA) or as cut parts. Parts are commonly kiss cut on an adhesive backed roll. Sutherland is a leading supplier of black & white anti-squeak & rattle felt to both converters and end users. We make this material 60″ wide, with widths ranging from .5mm to 6mm thick.

Polyester Felt
ProductThicknessWeight (Oz. Per Sq. Yd.)GSM (grams per sq mtr)Roll Width
PP-.35-60 - Black.35mm2 Oz.6860"
PP-.35-60 - White.35mm2 Oz.6860"
PP-.5-60 - Black.5mm4.1 Oz.13960"
PE-03-020-60 - Black.5mm3 Oz.10060"
PE-03-020-60 - White.5mm3 Oz.10060"
PE-6.5-60 - Black1mm6 Oz.20060"
PE-6.5-60 - White1mm6 Oz.20060"
PE-11.50-60 - Black1.5mm10 Oz.34060"
PE-11-070 - White1.5mm11 Oz.37360"
PE-15-60 - Black2mm11.8 Oz.40060"
PE-500-60 - Black2mm14.75 Oz.50060"
PE-23-60 - Black3mm19.2 Oz.65060"
PE-23-60 - Black3mm19.2 Oz.65072"
5050-B Black Wool Blend1.2mm6 Oz.20060"
7030-B Black Wool Blend1.2mm6 Oz.20060"
50/50 NBF - Black Wool Blend2.2mm22 Oz.74760"
50/50 Bico/Poly Blend2.5mm17.7 Oz.60060"
PE-25-60 - Black4mm23 Oz.78060"
PE-30-60 - Black5mm29.5 Oz100060"
PE-34-60 - Black1/4"34 Oz.115460"
PE-48-60 - Black1/4"48 Oz.162860"
Above material is available with or without automotive grade adhesive (PSA).
Special Orders normally require a 3-4 week lead time and a manufacturing minimum. Items designated as in-stock are normally inventoried, but may occasionally be in the process of being produced, thus requiring a 3-4 week lead time.

Felt Squeegees for Sign, Graphics, and Automotive Industries

Sutherland Felt Company is a leading producer of dense felt squeegees for the sign and graphics industry and automotive industry. Felt squeegees are used to apply digital prints or specialty vinyl. Does not scratch or mar the printed surface. Made from super clean high-density sheet felt.

Felt squeegees can be supplied plain (no print), or with a one, two, or three color logo, graphic, or phone number. Nominal setup (screen) charge applies to printed squeegees. Felt squeegees are normally made 3/8″, 1/2″, and 3/4″ thick, though custom thicknesses are also available.

Commonly Stocked Felt Squeegee Sizes

2.5" radius - half moon
2.75" X 4" rectangle
2.5" X 1.25" rectangle
2.5" X 2.5" square
3" X 3" square
3" X 6" rectangle
3" X 6" rectangle w/ double bevel edges

Display & Exhibit Crate Lining Felt

Plain or adhesive backed crate lining felt is used to line crates and protect valuable exhibit and trade show displays. Sutherland has been a leading producer of crate lining felt for over 50 years. This is a white polyester felt, and can be slit to any width from 1/2″ to 54″. Common thicknesses are 1/8″ and 1/4″; common widths are 1″, 1.5″, 2”, and 3”.

There are 100 ft. on 1/8″ thick rolls and 50ft. on 1/4″ thick rolls. Call for pricing! Or, you can order online right now at: www.thefeltcompany.com

1/8″ thick x 100′ w/ PSA

 Quantity
5102550100
1" wide$15.10$12.20$8.95$7.90$7.10
1.5" wide$18.55$15.45$12.10$10.85$9.75
2" wide$22.20$19.10$15.10$13.45$12.50
2.5" wide$25.80$22.80$17.90$16.10$15.10
3" wide$26.90$24.80$19.65$18.85$17.15

1/4″ thick x 50′ w/ PSA

 Quantity
5102550100
1" wide$12.90$9.80$6.90$6.15$5.30
1.5" wide$15.20$12.10$9.10$8.15$7.10
2" wide$17.80$14.75$11.90$10.25$8.95
2.5" wide$19.95$17.10$13.20$12.05$10.65
3" wide$20.80$17.90$14.75$13.40$12.10

Buying Tips:

  • Industrial felt is not guaranteed to be 100% free of wrinkles/blemishes, as those are a natural product of the manufacturing process.
  • Direct inquiries to Sutherland Felt Co. are subject to a $100 minimum order. Please feel free to call for pricing. Lower minimums as well as close outs can be found at our online store – www.thefeltcompany.com
  • Special orders normally require a 3-4 week lead time and a manufacturing minimum. Items designated as in-stock normally ship within 24 hours.