Look for High-Quality Compressor Replacement Parts

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Look for High-Quality Compressor Replacement Parts - KB Delta

Finding the best compressor replacement parts begins by searching for the best compressor manufacturing company. There are important factors to consider, which you can read below. When you are looking for compressor replacement parts, you want to be sure that you obtain a high-quality product that exceeds expectations. When your equipment is important enough to […]

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Common Mistakes to Avoid in Valve Design

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Common Mistakes to Avoid in Valve Design - KB Delta

Creating a top valve design is always a learning experience. In order to avoid common mistakes in the design process, read all the details to know below. Valves are structures or components found and used in nearly every industrial process or application. Global energy conglomerates, heavy and automotive equipment manufacturers, and mining companies, rely heavily […]

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Compression Force Testing: Why It’s Important and How It’s Done

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The Importance of Compression Force Testing - KB Delta

Why compression force testing you may ask? It’s a vital step in the process of producing durable products. Read further on what you should know and how the testing works.   What is Compression Force Testing? Compression force, which is sometimes referred to as compressive force, happens when an object is pressed inward by a […]

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Your Guide to Piston Ring Maintenance

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Your Guide to Piston Ring Maintenance - KB Delta

Like with other compressor parts, proper piston ring maintenance is important. Here’s what you need to know in order to maintain their quality and function. Here’s a guide to piston ring maintenance to enable you to maintain the quality of your rings for a long time. A long life span of piston rings will save […]

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Valve Seat and Seat Ring Basics: What to Know

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Valve Seat and Seat Ring Basics: What to Know - KB Delta

It’s always ideal to fully understand all compressor valve components and their great importance. Read further to learn about the functions of the valve seat and seat ring. 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, […]

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Types of Bearings in Reciprocating Compressors, and Their Importance

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Types of Bearings in Reciprocating Compressors - KB Delta

The different types of bearings in reciprocating compressors all have specific benefits. Be sure to choose the right one for your needs by following this detailed guide. Different types of bearings are used in reciprocating compressors. These bearings are found in various parts of the compressor and they support proper radial and axial placement of […]

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What Are the Signs of Failed Valve Seals?

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What Are the Signs of Failed Valve Seals? - KB Delta

It’s always a good idea to be prepared and learn about the signs of failed valve seals in order to prevent future issues. Read everything you need to know below. There are several signs of failed valve seals and being wary of these symptoms could help you avoid potential problems that could arise if a […]

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Compressor Components: Everything You Need To Know

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Compressor Components: Everything You Need To Know - KB Delta

It’s always helpful to learn more tips about using and replacing compressor components, even if you’re already familiar. Read the details below. 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 […]

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What to Consider When Choosing Your Custom Gaskets

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What to Consider When Choosing Your Custom Gaskets - KB Delta

Be sure to choose the right custom gaskets for your applications by considering the following key factors. Read more below for the details. Choosing the wrong custom gasket can be very frustrating. All the specifications of a custom gasket, starting from the size, to its ability to withstand degradation and damage, play a major role […]

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Replacing a Compressor Unloader Valve

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Replacing a Compressor Unloader Valve - KB Delta

If your compressor unloader valve fails to work properly, then your compressor will most likely not work properly either. Find more below about how its importance and how to replace it. The compressor unloader valve is very much important because it provides a critical function in preparing your compressor to restart after it shuts down; […]

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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.