Injection Molding Materials: Different Plastic Types and Applications

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Injection Molding Materials Plastic Types and Applications - KB Delta

Injection molding is a manufacturing process involving injecting molten plastic into a mold to create various products. Different injection molding materials include Peek, Carbon Peek, Nylon 4,6, and Nylon 6,6. Continue reading for more.  Injection molding is one of the most optimized and fastest methods of producing an incredibly high volume of identical and intricate […]

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Injection Molding vs Blow Molding: What’s the Difference?

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Injection Molding vs Blow Molding What's the Difference - KB Delta

There are two distinct processes, injection molding vs blow molding, that play important roles in the custom manufacturing of disposable and reusable plastic components used in the biomedical, research, and medical diagnostic fields worldwide. Injection molding vs blow molding are two unique processes that have crucial roles in custom manufacturing disposable and reusable plastic components […]

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What is Injection Molding Pressure?

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What is Injection Molding Pressure? - KB Delta

Getting to know the details about injection molding pressure is key. Here’s a helpful guide. Many forms of pressure are actively involved in creating a plastic injection molded component. Why is this so important, you ask? Balancing the injection, back, and holding pressure correctly is crucial as this plays a significant role in consistently making […]

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The Process and Uses of Thermoplastic Nubs and Buttons

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The Process and Uses of Thermoplastic Nubs and Buttons - KB Delta

What’s important about thermoplastic nubs and buttons? Here’s information to keep in mind. Compressors are used across various industries, including oil and gas, metallurgical and engineering, etc. This makes them one of the most vital machines crucial to several production processes. This means that without compressors, many products or components in use today won’t be […]

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The Importance of Injection Speed of an Injection Molding Machine

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The Importance of Injection Speed of an Injection Molding Machine - KB Delta

Are you paying attention to the injection speed of the molding machine? Here’s everything you should know. Injection molding refers to the manufacturing process commonly employed for fabricating items such as automotive body parts, plastic trinkets, cell phone cases, containers, water bottles, etc. In essence, most of the plastic materials and items used extensively on […]

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Thermoset vs Thermoplastic: What’s The Difference?

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Thermoset vs Thermoplastic: What's The Difference? - KB Delta

Thermoset vs thermoplastic? There are key differences to know and understand. Read more below. At first glance, you won’t be blamed if you believe Thermoset plastics and Thermoplastic materials are the same. On the one hand, they are the same since they are both polymers. Heck, they even sound somewhat the same. But on the […]

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The Importance of Injection Molding Temperature Control

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The Importance of Injection Molding Temperature Control - KB Delta

Why monitor the injection molding temperature? Here’s what to know. Injection molding is a highly relevant and current manufacturing technique used extensively, from manufacturing personal items such as toothbrushes, toys, etc., to industrial components like plastics employed in automobiles, etc. It allows for the manufacture or mass production of hundreds of thousands or millions of […]

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All About Thermoplastic Resin for Injection Molding Process

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All About Thermoplastic Resin for Injection Molding Process - KB Delta

What exactly is thermoplastic resin and why is it an important material in the injection molding process? Find the answers below. The use of plastic materials throughout the world has significantly increased over the last few decades. There are presently over 100 million tons of such materials used per time. The most significant tonnage is […]

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Key Advantages of Injection Molding

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Key Advantages of Injection Molding - KB Delta

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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Plastic Injection Molding Machine: How Does It Work?

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

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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  • 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.

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