Do You Need Custom Springs? The Different Types and Applications to Know

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Do You Need Custom Springs? Types and Applications to Know - KB Delta

Why are custom springs here to stay? It’s because of their major benefits and use for everyday applications. Read further on now. Springs are used in various devices, tools, or machinery in general. This shows that these mechanical components are of immense importance as they help effect motion, improve shock-absorbing capabilities, etc., in many machines, […]

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How to Determine If You Need a Spring Replacement

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How to Determine If You Need a Spring Replacement - KB Delta

A spring replacement is necessary if you’re finding failing occurrences. Read more on these factors below. Precision springs, extension springs, as well as other spring types are made from highly durable raw materials such as iron, stainless steel, etc. Although they are primarily designed for repeated, everyday use, springs can sometimes fail unexpectedly. Springs fail […]

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How Are Springs Made, and the Types to Know

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

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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Could the Slenderness Ratio Be Causing Your Spring to Buckle?

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

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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The Process and Advantages of Heat Treating Springs

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The Process and Advantages of Heat Treating Springs - KB Delta

What’s the purpose of heat treating springs exactly? This is an important process that should be understood accurately. Read on. Raw spring materials have to go through multiple steps in order to bring them to a satisfactory and finished product. One of these steps is heat treatment. The spring manufacturer puts the last touches on […]

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The Uses and Benefits of Conical Compression Springs

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The Uses and Benefits of Conical Compression Springs - KB Delta

Conical compression springs play important roles in a lot of different ways, which is why it’s always useful to better understand them. Read all the details here. Conical compression springs remain one of the eccentricities of spring design. They derive their unique name from their distinct cone-shaped helix and can have several different geometries as […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Spring Force

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What is spring force and how does it affect a spring’s usage? This is crucial to know, especially when springs are part of everyday applications. Read further. Springs come in a wide range of sizes and shapes. But irrespective of the way they look, every spring generally works the same way. Each spring you come […]

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The Basic Types of Helical Springs

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The Basic Types of Helical Springs - KB Delta

Helical springs play an important role, which is why it’s good to know the basic types, their purpose, and what to look for when seeking the best quality design. Read on. Compressors, like many other types of machines and devices, often require springs. Helical springs are great for use in compressors because they help to […]

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Spring Deflection: What Is It and How Is It Calculated?

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Spring Deflection: What Is It and How Is It Calculated? - KB Delta

When it comes to understanding springs better for your business or product needs, it’s ideal to know all about spring deflection. This includes understanding how it is calculated. Read further. Knowing more about spring deflection and calculating will help you identify the amount of load a spring can handle. To know the spring that will […]

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What’s the Process of a Great Spring Design?

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What's the Process of a Great Spring Design? - KB Delta

Do you need a specific spring design? If so, it’s ideal to understand what the process is like and what useful tips you should keep in mind. Read more below. Ever wondered what it takes to make a quality spring? Then it’s important to know the process of a great spring design. Springs are useful […]

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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.

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    Our specialized precision tooling and proprietary lapping process gives our customers the highest quality thermoplastic plates and rings in the industry.

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    We manufacture our own springs and stock over 2 million springs for a variety of OEM spring styles, forms and materials.

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    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.

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    KB Delta offers a full line of valve repair kits for all the major reciprocating compressor manufacturers.

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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.