When to Replace Profile Rings

By KB Delta | June 29, 2015

When you think about it, the rubber in sealing rings is an amazing material. It is a recent discovery, only introduced in 1736. It was not until 1700 that Joseph Priestley developed rubber in its first commercial use as a pencil eraser. The usefulness of rubber lies in its elasticity, defined as the ability of […]

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The Basic Types of Helical Springs

By KB Delta | June 8, 2015
Helical Springs | KB Delta

Helical springs come in four basic categories: compression extension torsion spring guides They are versatile, in that they are used in many different types of applications. You might find helical springs used by the medical industry, automotive, and construction industries. Industrial equipment often requires the use of precision and strength in the design and materials […]

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Understanding How Steel Springs Fit Your Applications

By KB Delta | June 3, 2015
Steel Springs | KB Delta

Steel springs are a common design component in many mechanical processes, custom machine builds, and final consumer products. They appear in such diverse products as store displays, vehicle suspension, and even manufacturing equipment designed to create consumer goods. When you are in a position to source steel springs for practical applications, it is important to […]

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Get a Proper Seal with Quality Profile Rings

By KB Delta | May 27, 2015

In the industry world, there are many different parts and equipment that each play a vital role in the operation of a machine. Some parts are very different from each other, but many are quite similar in terms of the shape, such as sealing rings or O-rings. One of the many variations of O-rings is […]

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How to Tell If Your Damper Plates Are Ready for Replacement

By KB Delta | May 21, 2015

Damper plates are an important part of many machines. These plates absorb vibration and noise while an engine runs, providing a smooth and quiet environment on the other side of the plate. In the course of their life cycle, they are often subject to high levels of mechanical stress. When they break or wear out, […]

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Importance of Choosing the Best Spring Manufacturer

By KB Delta | May 5, 2015
Spring Manufacturer | KBDelta.com

There are many manufacturers who make products that require springs in order to function correctly. Many of these manufacturers do not have the time or the materials that are necessary to make the springs themselves, which is why they purchase springs from a company that manufactures them. The best spring manufacturers understand the role that […]

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Benefits of Quality Ported Plate Valves

By KB Delta | April 29, 2015

Valves are essential parts of any compressor; they determine the flow of air throughout the machine. As such, it is critical that the components of the valve are in the best shape. Certain parts, such as the ported plate valves, provide several advantages in the compression process. Below are a few key features and benefits […]

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Increase Performance and Reduce Cost With the Right Coil Springs

By KB Delta | April 23, 2015

Coil springs are vital to the optimal function of compressor valves. Materials utilized in the construction of the springs should be carefully selected to withstand the specific wear that will occur depending on the type of machinery used and the surrounding environment. Consider the following four principles when purchasing coil springs to achieve a better […]

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Should You Use Metal or Thermoplastic Valve Plates?

By KB Delta | March 3, 2015
Thermoplastic Valve Plates | KBDelta.com

Compressor valve plates will need to be replaced eventually because they handle a lot of wear and tear. When worn plates are swapped out for new ones, you might notice quite a boost in the power capacity of the machine and some of the problems that had begun to appear may be resolved. As you […]

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Work With Manufacturers and Suppliers to Keep Compressor Parts on Hand

By KB Delta | February 20, 2015
Compressor Parts | KBDelta.com

Reciprocating compressors¬†are commonly used in a diverse array of industries, such as the natural gas, blow molding and cement industries. Professionals use the machines because they are reliable sources of power. The popularity of this power source means that many of the people using it have also developed the knowledge and skill that it takes […]

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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.