Reciprocating Compressor Valve Failure: Diagnose, Repair, Prevent

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Reciprocating Compressor Valve Failure Diagnose and Repair - KB Delta

If reciprocating compressor valve failure occurs, it’s always a good idea to learn how to diagnose, repair, and prevent this problem. Below is a helpful informative guide of what you need to know. Reciprocating compressor valve failure can cause system lags and also affect the seamless operation of processes. However, knowing how to diagnose, repair, […]

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6 Things to Know About Compressor Cylinders and Cooling

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6 Things to Know About Compressor Cylinders and Cooling - KB Delta

Compressor cylinders have the ability to generate a lot of heat and reach high temperatures. To avoid a dangerous situation, it’s crucial to learn about the role of cooling systems. Compressors such as reciprocating compressors generate heat during their working cycle as a result of compression transformation and friction of moving parts. This heat can […]

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10 Ways to Improve Manufacturing Efficiency

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Improving Manufacturing Efficiency - KB Delta

The aim of running a business or service is to make the most profit by spending fewer resources to achieve the same yield if not more. Therefore, knowing how to improve manufacturing efficiency can do a lot of good for your company. With greater process efficiency, the operational cost can be reduced, employee time maximized, […]

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10 Types of Medical Devices That Rely on Compressors

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Compressor Parts in Medical Devices - KB Delta

Compressors have found use in the oil & gas industry and the same can be said about the medical, pharmaceutical, and dental industry. What most people don’t know is just how common compressors are in medical devices. Different types of medical devices rely heavily on compressors for their functionality. These machines ensure that the breathable […]

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Speed Matters When it Comes to Compressor Valve Repair

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Compressor Valve Repair - KB Delta

Since compressors are such an important part of business, it’s essential that compressor valve repair occurs quickly and efficiently. Not only is it important to keep a compressor valve in good health, this important component must be repaired quickly, if not constantly kept in solid shape through regular preventative maintenance. If a compressor valve goes […]

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Is Your Compressor Overheating? Here’s Why.

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Is Your Compressor Overheating? Here's Why.-KB Delta

A malfunction with your compressor can result in major issues, and the malfunction may be difficult to diagnose. If your compressor is getting excessively warm, these 4 reasons behind compressor overheating may explain why. Since a compressor is such an integral part of any system, overheating can be a catastrophe. It can place personnel in […]

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The Importance of Compressors in the Medical Technology Industry

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Medical Technology Industry Relying on Compressors - KB Delta

Compressors aren’t often considered medical equipment, but the truth is that they are a vital part of the medical technology industry. Countless lives have been saved by the incorporation of compressors in medical technology. Some are present in the form of noise reduction technology, and others play a supporting role in such equipment as nebulizers. […]

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Centrifugal vs Reciprocating Compressor: What’s The Difference?

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Centrifugal vs Reciprocating Compressors:What's The Difference-KB Delta

Compressors are an essential part of every industry, but what’s the difference between a centrifugal vs reciprocating compressor? Both reciprocating and centrifugal compressors are valuable in the manufacturing world. Their use depends greatly on function, location, and environmental considerations. Deciding between which to invest in requires research and careful study of a system’s needs and […]

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Reciprocating Compressor Safety: 4 Things to Know

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Reciprocating Compressors In All Manufacturing Industries | KB Delta

Compressors are used in almost every industry, but everything can be jeopardized if you don’t follow these compressor safety tips. Because reciprocating compressors are present in all manner of industrial equipment, it’s vital for both manufacturers and work force to have a healthy approach to working with them. Safety around reciprocating compressors not only provides a challenge for engineers, it demands a high level of awareness for management as well as general employees. Understanding […]

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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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  • 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.