Understanding the Quality of Stainless Steel Parts - KB Delta

Understanding the Quality of Stainless Steel Parts

By KB Delta | January 21, 2022

Are you conversant with stainless steel and the properties of different types? It makes sense to know what you can about this alloy metal. This article discusses what it is, the different types, its advantages, etc. If you’re ready, let’s dive in!   What is Stainless Steel? Stainless steel is an alloy produced via the […]

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Key Advantages of Injection Molding - KB Delta

Key Advantages of Injection Molding

By KB Delta | January 13, 2022

It’s ideal to know the key advantages of injection molding in order to have a better understanding of the process as well. Read on.  Injection molding is one of the most prominent processes for manufacturing identical parts in very high volumes by injecting material into closed molds. Plastic injection molding is virtually all around us. […]

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How Are Springs Made, and the Types to Know - KB Delta

How Are Springs Made, and the Types to Know

By KB Delta | January 6, 2022

How are springs made? This is a great question with a lot of factors to it. Here’s what you need to learn. Mechanical springs are ubiquitous and the most straightforward machines in today’s world. From consumer products – such as door handles, beds, etc. – to heavy industrial machinery or equipment, springs are practically everywhere, […]

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Tips for a Successful Compressor Rebuild - KB Delta

Tips for a Successful Compressor Rebuild

By KB Delta | December 30, 2021

What makes a successful compressor rebuild? To learn helpful tips and information, read all the details below. Reciprocating compressors are well-known positive-displacement devices that work based on a reciprocating principle to deliver gas at incredibly high pressures. This is possible via the action of pistons within the device. Reciprocating compressors are popular for their exceptional […]

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Common Causes of Machine Failures and Prevention Tips - KB Delta

Common Causes of Machine Failures and Prevention Tips

By KB Delta | December 23, 2021

What causes machine failures? This is ideal to know, including preventative measures, in order to effectively manufacture goods. Machine failure has always been an accepted aspect or part of life for OEMs and manufacturers since the Industrial Revolution. There are many reasons why machines fail, with or without warning, and it is sometimes not easy […]

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Slenderness Ratio Be Causing Your Spring to Buckle? - KB Delta

Could the Slenderness Ratio Be Causing Your Spring to Buckle?

By KB Delta | December 15, 2021

How does the slenderness ratio play a factor in causing springs to buckle? It’s all explained here. Compression springs can come under more stress than they are primarily designed to handle. When this happens, it increases the spring’s risk of buckling via lack of proper performance and instability. Therefore, you need to ensure that buckling […]

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Role of Compressibility Factor in the Oil and Gas Industry - KB Delta

The Role of Compressibility Factor in the Oil and Gas Industry

By KB Delta | December 10, 2021

What’s the role of the compressibility factor? It’s ideal to gain a better understanding of this and how essential it is. Read on. Oil and gas compressibility always plays a crucial role in material balance calculations, reservoir simulation, the breakdown of well test evaluation, and the design of high-pressure surface equipment, especially for systems set […]

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Plastic Injection Molding Machine: How Does It Work? - KB Delta

Plastic Injection Molding Machine: How Does It Work?

By KB Delta | November 29, 2021

Why is a plastic injection molding machine important? There are many reasons, which is why it’s also crucial to fully understand the process. Read on. Plastics remain one of the most commonly used formable materials worldwide. The global plastics industry was birthed in 1907 when Bakelite – i.e., the first synthetic or thermosetting plastic – […]

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How to Calculate the Flow Rate for Oil and Gas - KB Delta

How to Calculate the Flow Rate for Oil and Gas

By KB Delta | November 19, 2021

The flow rate in the oil and gas industry is extremely important to understand, especially knowing how to properly calculate it. Read this guide for more information. The oil and gas industry is a major commercial enterprise in the energy market and always plays a highly influential role in the global economy. It is the […]

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Your Ultimate Gasket Design Guide - KB Delta, Inc.

Your Ultimate Gasket Design Guide

By KB Delta | November 11, 2021

Understanding how to create the perfect gasket design isn’t complicated at all. But it’s always helpful to learn the tips and tricks. Read on. Gaskets are uncomplicated but highly essential elements used extensively in industrial systems. They work as seals between components of mechanical assemblies, compressors, and pipes. Even though it is important to tightly […]

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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.