An Introduction To Music Wire Springs

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Music Wire Springs | KB Delta

When choosing the parts of any mechanical system, it’s important that you make the decision based upon the operational requirements that are needed to fulfill the known task. As such, the first stage of any project is to know exactly what the requisite functions are that you need to account for, before then finding a […]

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Top Tips for Valve Plate Assembly

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Valve Plate Assembly |

Whatever manufacturing industry you are in, you are sure to be familiar with valve plates and their uses. However, when it comes to ensuring that your operations run as smoothly as possible, you should know the ins and outs of this important component – the valve. To keep your business moving forward it is also […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Helical Spring

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Helical Spring | KB Delta

Within the entire history of engineering, the helical spring, also known as the coil spring, is perhaps one of the most classical designs that exist. Like all great designs, the helical spring combines simplicity and functionality to create a product that offers reliability, durability and even acute precision. The truest testament to a great design […]

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Semi-Hermetic Compressors: Why They’re Ideal For Refrigeration

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Semi-Hermetic Compressors | KB Delta

With so much new technology entering the field of engineering since the turn of the century, it is one of the simplest products that continues to be the most popular choice. Working in a similar way to the engine in your car, semi-hermetic compressors offers many advantages for refrigerating and air cooling systems that make […]

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The Importance Of The Pump Lantern Ring

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Pump Lantern Ring | KB Delta

Despite its simplistic look, the lantern ring is an integral part of a pumps compressor unit. Situated in the stuffing box of an engine and often also found in gate valves, the pump lantern ring serves many purposes simultaneously, while the system is in operation. To truly understand how important the pump lantern ring is, […]

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How to Choose the Right Wafer Plate Material

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Wafer Plate Material | KB Delta

Determining the ideal material for your compressor part needs, including wafer plates, is an important step in the replacement process. Predominately, your options will be limited to thermoplastics and metallic. But, aside from having different prices, they each possess different properties. So, if you are trying to choose between thermoplastic or metallic wafer plate material, […]

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Reciprocating Compressors Are a Growing Trend

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Reciprocating Compressors | KB Delta

Despite being one of the most expensive types of compressors on the market, reciprocating compressors are becoming an increasingly popular choice. With a larger start-up budget required to incorporate these components, it is clear that they must offer a considerable advantage over the other options available to companies, but just what exactly are the reasons […]

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Hermetic Motors and Compressors: The Pros and Cons

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Hermetic Motors | KB Delta

A hermetic motor or compressor works just like any other unit. The primary difference is based on how the system is structured and compartmentalized. Hermetic compressors have a completely sealed structure, which makes them completely air-tight. The compressor and motor pieces are contained within a sealed compartment that cannot be accessed without breaking the seal […]

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PET Plastics in the World Today

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PET Plastics | KB Delta

Polyethylene terephthalate, or PET, is a material often used in water bottles and in the creation of polyester textiles. The reason PET plastic is a preferred option is because it’s considered safe for use in regards to holding food and beverages intended for human consumption, as well as safe against the skin. But beyond the […]

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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.