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

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

What is spring rate and why is it beneficial to fully understand how it’s calculated? Here is a helpful guide on everything you need to know in order to produce quality products. A spring is an elastic object that possesses mechanical energy. Springs are made majorly from steel, and are used in our everyday activities. […]

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How to Choose the Right Valve Springs Manufacturer

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How to Choose the Right Valve Springs Manufacturer - KB Delta

Valve springs are critical components of compressor valves, and therefore the entire manufacturing process. But how do you select the best manufacturer to produce these parts? Read this helpful guide. If valve springs figure prominently into any of the applications used in your line of work, then having a good valve springs manufacturer that you […]

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The Common Uses of Small Compression Springs

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The Common Uses of Small Compression Springs - KB Delta

Small compression springs are necessary in order for our everyday applications to work safely and properly. Read below about their benefits and how finding the right manufacturer is key. The common uses of small compression springs are evident in our everyday lives. As such, these springs are important, which means they have to be designed […]

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The Different Spring Types Used for Medical Equipment

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Different Spring Types Used for Medical Equipment - KB Delta

There is great importance in the spring types used for medical equipment. They serve different purposes to ensure these medical devices are working properly and safely. Read more for details. Did you know there are different spring types used for medical equipment? There most certainly are! These springs are used in designing medical devices, as […]

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How to Properly Measure Extension Springs (and how they work)

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How to Properly Measure Extension Springs - KB Delta

It’s important to determine how to properly measure extension springs and understand how they work in order to get the most out of their uses. Read below for details. There’s an easy way to measure extension springs properly to get the most essential details. If you’re able to get the right measurement, you would’ve completed […]

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How to Choose the Best Spring Manufacturer

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How to Choose the Best Spring Manufacturer - KB Delta

There’s a few important details to understand in order to choose the best spring manufacturer. Read the helpful guide below, that will explain how to receive the best quality spring products you need. The best spring manufacturer understands the role that a spring can play in the overall function of different products. They are experts […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Spring Terminology

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Your Ultimate Guide to Spring Terminology - KB Delta

There’s a wide variety of springs in the manufacturing industry. To help you keep up with all of them, including  be knowledgeable with their benefits, below is a complete guide to spring terminology. Good knowledge of spring terminology and definitions used in the spring industry is important, if you must choose the right spring for […]

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A Guide To Calculating Disc Spring Fatigue

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A Guide To Calculating Disc Spring Fatigue - KB Delta

You should always think about the wear and tear of your manufacturing components in order to ensure continuous progress. Here’s what you need to know about calculating disc spring fatigue. Disc springs are quite unique since the deflection for a given load and the minimum fatigue life can be predicted using standard calculations outlined in […]

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5 Manufacturing Mistakes That Cause Spring Problems

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5 Manufacturing Mistakes That Cause Spring Problems - KB Delta

You may experience spring problems and ask yourself, “How is this so?” Well, believe it or not, below are 5 manufacturing mistakes to be known, in order to avoid future spring troubles. Did you know that manufacturing mistakes can cause spring problems? Because it does! Springs are simple materials that can be used in a […]

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Hooke’s Law? What Does That Mean For Your Springs?

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How Spring Wire Affects Your Manufacturing Efficiency (And How To Choose The Right Wire)-KB Delta

Hooke’s Law, discovered in 1660, describes the elasticity, torsion and force of springs, making it extremely important when it comes to the design and use of springs for compressors. Springs are created as a result of human engineering and creativity – And the best way to understand how springs work is to gain an understanding […]

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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.