Compressor Maintenance Checklist to Stay Under Budget

By KB Delta | April 24, 2020
Compressor Maintenance Checklist to Stay Under Budget - KB Delta

It’s important to frequently check your compressors. With that said, a compressor maintenance checklist is useful to ensure that you avoid costly problems and stay under budget. Read below for more details. Your machine will tend to work efficiently, and for a longer time if you pay the extra care and attention to ensure that […]

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How to Reduce Compressor Emissions in the Natural Gas Industry

By KB Delta | April 17, 2020
Compressor Emissions in Natural Gas - KB Delta

Understanding how to reduce compressor emissions in the natural gas industry can not only help the environment, but can also improve overall industry efficiency. Methane and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are pollutants that are emitted from the oil and natural gas industry. These pollutants are on the rise and it harms our ecosystem and the […]

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What Is Compressor Surge And Why Is It Dangerous?

By KB Delta | April 10, 2020
What Is Compressor Surge And Why Is It Dangerous? - KB Delta

No one wants to experience compressor surge. It’s not only a strain, but it’s dangerous if you are not fully aware of the effects. Read further to learn more! Understanding what compressor surge is will help in surge control to get the system fully operational again. The same applies to terms such as mild surge, […]

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When Do You Need Custom Coil Springs?

By KB Delta | March 25, 2020
Custom Made Coil Springs - KB Delta

Coil springs are found in almost every mechanical device: from watches to door handles to car suspension. This makes them readily available, but when should you get custom made coil springs rather than mass produced springs? There are so many benefits that come from getting custom made coil springs from a quality manufacturer. These springs […]

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Compressor Feel Weak? Check the Ambient Pressure

By KB Delta | March 20, 2020
Compressor Feel Weak Check the Ambient Pressure - KB Delta

It’s important to keep up with the maintenance of your compressors. But if you ever find it not working properly, you might want to check the ambient pressure first. Read further on how to accurately monitor this. A powerful compressor is a machine that produces quality air, and its operation stands the test of time. […]

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What Are Compressor Rings and How Do They Fail?

By KB Delta | March 13, 2020
Compressor Rings and Gaskets - KB Delta

Compressor rings are used to provide a tight seal to insulate steam, liquids and gases and prevent them from escaping. Preventing leakages is essential to the continued function of any compressor.   When an 0-ring becomes damaged or worn out, you may notice odd noises that eventually will signal a lessening in function. Fortunately, profile […]

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How You Can Improve Your Operating Efficiency

By KB Delta | March 6, 2020
How You Can Improve Your Operating Efficiency - KB Delta

Improving your operating efficiency should always be a top priority if you want to produce effective results. Read further to gain some insightful tips. Do you have a company and you’re looking to amass profits while managing it in an environmentally friendly manner? It’s entirely possible! It begins with knowing how to improve your operational […]

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Understanding the Use of Compressors in US Refineries

By KB Delta | February 28, 2020
Oil Refinery - KB Delta

Over the years, there has been widespread use of compressors in US refineries whether it is a petroleum oil refinery or food oil refinery, in a bid to turn raw materials into products. Let’s take the petroleum oil refinery, for instance, machines with optimal airpower convert natural oils into petroleum fuel that powers vehicles. What’s […]

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How Does Laser Cutting Create Metal Valve Plates?

By KB Delta | February 21, 2020
How Does Laser Cutting Create Metal Valve Plates - KB Delta

How are valve plates created so perfectly you may ask? The magic of laser cutting and a chosen type of gas. Learn all about the details below. The laser cutting process is used in creating metal valve plates that are one of the most important components in a compressor. This process uses assist gas including […]

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Your Ultimate Guide to Spring Terminology

By KB Delta | February 14, 2020
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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  • 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.