Flat vs. Round Wire Forms

By KB Delta | October 29, 2015

  Flat vs. Round Wire Forms To you, the wire forms on your compressor are simply components that benefit the system’s operational efficiency. They certainly do not look like much, which may lead you to incorrectly believe that not much goes into their manufacture and design. Yet on the contrary, a number of different factors […]

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3 Characteristics of Quality Valve Plate Assembly Part Manufacturers

By KB Delta | October 14, 2015

  If your company relies on compressors for your production, you know how much the valve plates take on a significant amount of wear. These plates help to create the seal needed for the compressor to function properly. When your original valve plates wear out, you want to purchase replacement parts that will last at […]

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Why Flat Wire Springs are Important

By KB Delta | October 6, 2015
Rewards for Choosing a Flat Wire Spring-KB Delta

    Springs are an important part of nearly any piece of equipment, including compressors. Whether you are repairing an old unit or refurbishing a new one, you are going to need at least a few springs. Flat wire springs are an important part that can make all the difference in the world. Here are […]

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What to Look for in Compressor Gasket Kits

By KB Delta | September 24, 2015

If your compressor stops working, sometimes the fix is as simple as getting a few new parts. If you are in need of new parts for your compressor, you need to find high quality parts and gasket kits. You want to look for the parts you need that fit your machine and are made at […]

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3 Impressive Characteristics of Steel Springs

By KB Delta | September 18, 2015

Springs are made from many materials, including bronze, copper, nickel and titanium. Steel alloys are by far the most commonly used spring materials due to their impressive strength and durability. By reviewing the following information, you will see that there are several characteristics that make steel springs desirable among customers.   1. Superior Yield Strength […]

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Parts of a Compressor Valve

By KB Delta | September 15, 2015

The compressor valve is a simple but essential mechanism in any compressor. When the valve fails, it could be for any number of reasons. It is rarely necessary to replace the entire valve, let alone the entire compressor. There are a number of inexpensive parts that can be replaced on a compressor valve to improve […]

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Choosing the Right Valve Plate

By KB Delta | September 11, 2015

The valve plate is an essential part of the valve assembly and act as a seal between different areas in the compressor. Because valve plates can be exposed to a punishing variety of pressures, temperatures, and chemicals, they need to be made of materials that can withstand the stress that they go through every time […]

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Which Compressor Spare Parts Should a Technician Keep In Stock

By KB Delta | September 8, 2015
Compressor Spare Parts | KBDelta.com

Knowing which spare parts to keep handy for a technician dealing with compressor repair can be a tricky decision. Many service personnel make it a matter of policy to only order parts as needed. Others want to make sure, either by necessity or by design, to have a set of common repair parts in their […]

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The Importance of Lantern Ring Placement in Pump Maintenance

By KB Delta | September 1, 2015
The Importance Of Lantern Ring Placement In Pump Maintenance-KB Delta

Proper pump packing assembly and maintenance is of utmost importance to avoid pump breakdowns. Corrosion resistance for compressors that require lubrication is aided by the design of the valve’s compressor rings, but lubrication cannot be properly dispersed if rings are placed improperly or missing. Careful placement of quality lantern rings in your packing assembly decreases […]

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Compression vs. Tension Springs

By KB Delta | August 27, 2015
A Few Facts About Tension Springs-KB Delta

For the general public most springs look alike, such as the tension and compression springs. However, they are designed to perform much different tasks. Their similarities exist in the design. Both are made up of a coil spring that is devised for elasticity and strength, but that is where their likeness ends. The main difference […]

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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.