4 Common Types of Profile Rings

By KB Delta | December 14, 2015

Thermoplastics are an improved structure of elastic sealant that creates the foundation of high-performance compressor profile rings. When fixed between highly inelastic parts of material, profile rings create a substantially impervious seal to liquid or gas passage, even under extreme pressures and temperatures. Function and Purpose Custom tailored and cut profile rings can accomplish a […]

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Be Better, Faster, Stronger With High-Quality Poppets

By KB Delta | December 7, 2015
High-Quality Poppets | KB Delta

Poppet valves are often a preferred alternative to traditional compressor valves because they offer increased reliability and efficiency. To get the most benefit from this type of valve, you need to secure high-quality poppets. These parts are often made from very powerful and resilient materials, and some companies that supply them even have custom part-making […]

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The Importance of a Damper Plate

By KB Delta | December 1, 2015
Damper Plate | KB Delta

Damper plates are used in a number of different types of machinery. In most cases, no matter if they are in a motor or a compressor, their role and importance is similar. In order to fully understand how important a damper plate is in a compressor, you have to look at what it does and […]

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The Different PET Compressors

By KB Delta | November 24, 2015

Many bottles today are made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET). Compressors are used to blow the plastic into a bottle shape. Because there are many different PET bottles used for many different products, there are various outcomes that people in the PET industry are looking for. This variety in outcomes means that there have to be […]

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What Spring Material Is Right for Your Compressor?

By KB Delta | November 19, 2015
Spring Material | KBDelta.com

  In machines, springs can play a variety of roles. They can store and release energy, absorb shock or maintain force between two surfaces. The role of the spring and the environment that it is in will help you determine what material your spring should be made out of. Here are a few spring materials […]

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Valve Seat and Seat Ring Basics

By KB Delta | November 18, 2015

Compressor valves come in an array of shapes and sizes, but all of them have one thing in common: the valve seat. And with the valve seat, there typically is a valve seat ring. Working in conjunction with each other, as well as with other parts of a valve, the seat and seat ring create […]

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Selecting the Right Valve Springs Manufacturer

By KB Delta | November 13, 2015
Valve Springs Manufacturer | KBDelta.com

If valve springs figure prominently into any of the applications used in your line of work, then having a good valve springs manufacturer that you can turn to for replacement parts is a must. While they may not look like much, your valve springs incorporate a variety of different technologies in their design and creation. […]

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Rewards for Choosing a Flat Wire Spring

By KB Delta | November 11, 2015
Flat Wire Springs | KBDelta.com

  Even though a wire spring seems like a small component for your compressor to function correctly and efficiently, installing the correct wire spring is crucial for the utmost performance capabilities. There are many factors that need to be taken into consideration when choosing the right spring, however, one of the best types of springs […]

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What Are PTFE Lantern Rings?

By KB Delta | November 9, 2015

There are a lot of small parts in compressors, and other machinery, that can be hard to understand. PTFE lantern rings are one of those things that you might not know what they are or what their role is.   The Rings   Polytetraflueroethylene (PTFE) is a synthetic material that is more commonly called Teflon. […]

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Choosing a Wafer Plate

By KB Delta | November 5, 2015
Wafer Plates | KBDelta.com

Do you want consistent output from your machines and equipment? More than likely, you do which means you cannot sacrifice quality in your replacement or upgraded parts. The wafer plate is just one of many compression system components. It has applications in a variety of performance industries. To ensure you choose the best option for […]

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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.