How Are PET Plastic Bottles Made?

By KB Delta | October 20, 2017
PET Plastic Bottles | KB Delta

You might find yourself questioning exactly what PET plastic must be, but we can guarantee that you have held it in your hand at least once. In this article, we are going to teach you how PET plastic bottles are created during the manufacturing process, and exactly why PET plastic is perfect for the jobs […]

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Common Compressor Problems That May Occur

By KB Delta | October 13, 2017
Compressor Problems | KB Delta

There are a lot of important lessons to be learned when it comes to working in the profitable oil and gas industry. Having the ability to spot the various compressor problems should be one of the first lessons that you learn, as it really can be vital. A fully functional compressor can mean the difference […]

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Equipment Used During Oil and Gas Production

By KB Delta | October 6, 2017
Oil and Gas Production | KB Delta

Globally, the demand for oil is persistently on the rise. This demand has led to companies developing fuel sources all around the world, and even then it never seems like there is enough. One of the most important factors to consider with regards to oil and gas production is the equipment that is used. Choosing […]

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How Tension Springs Are Used in Engineering

By KB Delta | October 4, 2017
Tension Springs | KB Delta

Comprised of a simplistic beauty, springs may seem like a basic component but they are a design that is fundamental to many engineering solutions. Tension springs provide resistance to a pulling force in a linear direction and can be used for storing potential energy or to create a resistance against a directional force. This is […]

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Signs It Is Time to Replace Springs in Your Equipment

By KB Delta | September 25, 2017
Replace Springs | KB Delta

The very last thing you want is to find out that you need replace springs in your machine while you are in the middle of a manufacturing project. As you know, springs are used in an absolute myriad of different pieces of equipment, including the compressors that we all use every day. That means that […]

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Here’s How Metallic Plates Are Used in Refrigeration

By KB Delta | September 15, 2017
Refrigeration | KB Delta

Technology has come on a long way since early humans began gathering seasonal snow and ice to create ice cellars somewhere around 1000 BC. It has widely been reported that humans have begun using more power and energy to cool rather than to heat for the first time. In the modern world, the rising demand […]

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Making Sure You Have the Right Control Valves

By KB Delta | September 8, 2017
Control Valves | KB Delta

Control valves are slowly becoming a victim of their own success. While many processing plants will utilize hundreds of valves to control various fluctuating factors within their systems, their effectiveness at performing these roles is resulting in them being taken for granted and underappreciated.   More Than Just a Simple Control There are many important […]

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How to Keep a Valve From Breaking Too Soon

By KB Delta | September 7, 2017
Compressor Valve | KB Delta

Often fragile and always in a position of great importance, valves are the practical cornerstone of many operations. Like any other mechanical fitting, valves possess a finite service life, meaning that sooner or later they will degrade and be in need of replacing. An ineffective or damaged valve can have disastrous consequences for a business […]

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How to Be Positive that Your Compressor Parts are Reliable

By KB Delta | September 1, 2017
Compressor Parts | KB Delta

After carefully choosing the components you wish to use, finding a product which is as good as the promises surrounding it can be a challenging process. The quality of each specific part, for example a valve part, is essential to the functionality of the entire system in a processing plant and often they’re the most […]

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How to Choose the Correct Poppet Materials

By KB Delta | August 25, 2017
Poppet Materials | KB Delta

So many machine parts and components are tweaked from the manufacturer’s original specifications to tailor their use and fit particular applications. This is why it’s important to understand not only what options are available, but also what benefits and weaknesses each of these options provide the overall process. Therefore, before discussing the types of poppet […]

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  • Metallic Plates

    KB Delta manufactures and stocks a complete range of metallic compressor valve plates and rings for the natural gas, refrigeration and P.E.T. industries.

  • Thermoplastic Plates

    Our specialized precision tooling and proprietary lapping process gives our customers the highest quality thermoplastic plates and rings in the industry.

  • Springs

    We manufacture our own springs and stock over 2 million springs for a variety of OEM spring styles, forms and materials.

  • Peripheral Valve Internals

    KB Delta offers one of the most complete lines of valve internals in the industry. All of our parts are manufactured to OEM Standards in performance and efficiency.

  • Complete Valve Repair Kits

    KB Delta offers a full line of valve repair kits for all the major reciprocating compressor manufacturers.

  • P.E.T. Compressor Parts

    KB Delta specializes in manufacturing compressor valve parts for high pressure air compressors used in the P.E.T. plastic bottle manufacturing industry.

Industries we serve

Natural Gas Industry

The processing and refining of Natural Gas into a marketable products, by separating gas into pipeline-quality natural gas and a stream of mixed natural gas liquids and the transportation of natural gas to through a series of reciprocating compressor stations and pipes, and from there to end users.

Blow Molding Industry

This industry manufactures blow molding machinery. Injection stretch blow molding process has two main different methods, a single-stage and two-stage process; these are the methods by which hollow plastic parts are formed.

Medical Technology Industry

The medical technology industry is an important part of the healthcare sector. It includes most medical devices which aid the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and illnesses. Established centers of this industry include the United States and Western Europe.