What is Compression Ratio and How is It Calculated

By KB Delta | August 14, 2020
What is Compression Ratio and How is It Calculated - KB Delta

What makes compression ratio important? To find out, including understanding how it is exactly calculated, follow the helpful guide below. Here’s all you need to know about compression ratio and how to calculate this ratio in a diesel or gas engine. Your ability to determine this ratio means it’s not left only to an engineer […]

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The Common Uses of Small Compression Springs

By KB Delta | August 7, 2020
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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Types of O-Ring Seals: What You Need to Know

By KB Delta | July 31, 2020
Types of O-Ring Seals: What You Need to Know - KB Delta

How much do you know about the types of O-ring seals, specifically profile rings? It’s ideal to gain more knowledge or refresh your memory. Below, you’ll find more details about its benefits. In the industry world, there are many different parts and equipment that each play a vital role in the operation of a machine. […]

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4 Tips for Injection Molding Design

By KB Delta | July 24, 2020
4 Important Tips for Injection Molding Design - KB Delta

It’s important to understand what goes into the injection molding design process if you want to create the best products. The little details count! Focus on these helpful tips below. The tips for injection molding design are important, hence, they need your utmost consideration. Why’s that? You may wonder. But the reason is not farfetched. […]

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Understanding the Pipe Sizing of Reciprocating Compressors

By KB Delta | July 17, 2020
Understanding Pipe Sizing of Reciprocating Compressors - KB Delta

How much do you know about pipe sizing of reciprocating compressors? It’s always helpful to gain more knowledge about it as it’s an important component. Read more below. The pipe sizing of reciprocating compressors is an element to gain a deep insight into. On the other hand, these are machines that are employed in the […]

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The Different Spring Types Used for Medical Equipment

By KB Delta | July 10, 2020
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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Why Abrasion Resistance is Essential for Compressors & Manufacturing

By KB Delta | June 26, 2020
Abrasion Resistance: How to Improve Manufacturing - KB Delta

Machinery’s moving parts are subject to abrasion, which is the tendency of friction to weaken or wear down material. That’s why, from spacecrafts to airplanes to more earth-bound machines, attention to abrasion resistance is necessary. Abrasion resistance is the ability of machine parts, composite or pure materials, and entire structures to weather repeated friction. Strong […]

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Keeping Your Compressor Stations Maintained: What Needs To Be Done?

By KB Delta | June 19, 2020
Keeping Your Compressor Stations Maintained - KB Delta

The last problem you want are leakages from your compressor stations, which could then lead to methane emission. Here’s a guide on what needs to be done to keep them maintained. Compressor stations have been identified as one of the major sources of methane emissions along the U.S. natural gas transmission network. These emissions are […]

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

By KB Delta | June 12, 2020
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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The Importance of Transmission Pipelines For Oil and Gas

By KB Delta | June 5, 2020
The Importance of Transmission Pipelines For Oil and Gas - KB Delta

It may not be obvious, but transmission pipelines are extremely essential when it comes to our everyday living. Read further on how they help, especially during this current pandemic. The importance of transmission pipelines for oil and gas can be tied to their ability to enable any country to function properly even in the face […]

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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.