Five Ways to Improve Compressor Efficiency

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Five Ways to Improve Compressor Efficiency - KB Delta

Your compressor is a vital aspect of your system. Without it, productivity can slow down, and staff might be affected. By improving your compressor efficiency, you are also able to improve your own bottom line, pass the savings on to your partners and customers, and be a steward of the environment. Even though there are […]

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How to Make Compressors More Eco-Friendly and Budget-Friendly

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How to Make Compressors Eco-Friendly and Budget-Friendly | KB Delta

Compressors are used in a multitude of ways in manufacturing; and reducing these manufacturing costs is possible by creating an eco-friendly and budget-friendly compressor system. If you’re using a compressor in your system, it’s possible to slash manufacturing and energy costs in a variety of ways. Understanding your facility and how your compressor works will […]

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How to Improve the Efficiency of a Compressor This Winter

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How to Improve the Efficiency of a Compressor System | KB Delta

Regardless of your industry, it’s essential to keep your compressor running well this winter. Now you can with these 5 tips to improve the efficiency of a compressor. Winterizing your compressor before cold weather hits is vital to keeping your system running efficiently the rest of the year. However, the winterization process is much more […]

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6 Simple Steps to Troubleshooting a Compressor

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Troubleshooting a Compressor With Our Repair Kit | KB Delta

The core of any refrigeration system is the compressor, and most of the troubleshooting that needs to be done when a system doesn’t work correctly boils down to this one piece of equipment. Whether you’re an expert certified in HVAC systems or a DIY die-hard looking to repair a compressor system, the essential steps are […]

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4 Things You Probably Do Not Know About Compressor Burnout

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Your compressor valve is the life force of your machine. When your valve fails due to compressor burnout, your entire operation must come to a screeching halt. Furthermore, compressor failure and burnouts are incredibly expensive to fix and can cost you and your company hundreds if not thousands of dollars to repair.   What Leads […]

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What Is Volumetric Efficiency In Manufacturing & Why Is It Important?

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Volumetric Efficiency of Compressors | KB Delta

There are many sorts of compressors. Compressors are used to compress air, fuel, coolant, and other gaseous substances in order to create potential energy, which powers many kinds of machines used every day. In common use, there are reciprocating, rotary, screw, centrifugal, and scroll compressors, each with its own design and common uses. Regardless of […]

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Your Compressor Failed. Here’s 4 Reasons Why.

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Compressor Failed | KB Delta

Certain precautions need to be taken before, during, and after a compressor failed to ensure the safety of those in the immediate area of the machine. The inherent nature of a compressor lends itself to the accumulation of potential energy in compressed fluid or gas form. Operating staff need to be knowledgeable regarding the proper […]

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4 Steps to Handling a Compressor Valve Leak

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Compressor Valve Leak | KB Delta

Air compressors are used in many different industries as well as by private citizens to power tools, cool air and much more. Owning an air compressor, or a HVAC unit with an air compressor inside of it, will mean routine maintenance and the ability to handle a compressor valve leak on the unit. The steps […]

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5 Important Factors of Compressor Maintenance to Know

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Compressor Maintenance | KB Delta

  Compressors are essential tools for many industries, including the natural gas industry, the blow molding industry and the medical technology industry. Compressor valves are the life force of the compressor, responsible for gas and air flow in the cylinder. The valves must be as hard working as they are durable. However, compressor maintenance is […]

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What Causes Compressor Failure and How Can You Avoid It?

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Compressor Failure | KB Delta

  Compressor valve plate failure is usually characterized by some excessive discharged temperatures, and this is one of the parameters to measure first when compressors show signs of distress. It is important to know these causes in order to prevent such failures and troubleshoot the problems. If you don’t troubleshoot the compressor failure, a replacement […]

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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.