Compressor Valve Types - KB Delta

Compressor Valve Types and Other Valves Related to Reciprocating Compressors

By KB Delta | November 5, 2021

There are many different compressor valve types each with a unique design and purpose. Let’s learn more about them and other related valves. Compressors are devices that develop potential energy stored within pressurized gas from fluid or electricity. They work by moving gas, liquid, or air through a machine’s components. Compressors generally have cylinder chambers […]

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Why Thermoplastic PEEK is the Industry Leader - KB Delta

Why Thermoplastic PEEK is the Industry Leader

By KB Delta | October 29, 2021

Thermoplastic PEEK is included in a variety of specific products and industries. Why is it so important? Read further to find all the details you should know. PEEK is the common name for Polyetheretherketone and refers to a semi-crystalline organic polymer. This type of thermoplastic is highly stable which makes it far superior to many […]

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The Process and Advantages of Heat Treating Springs - KB Delta

The Process and Advantages of Heat Treating Springs

By KB Delta | October 22, 2021

What’s the purpose of heat treating springs exactly? This is an important process that should be understood accurately. Read on. Raw spring materials have to go through multiple steps in order to bring them to a satisfactory and finished product. One of these steps is heat treatment. The spring manufacturer puts the last touches on […]

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5 Injection Molding Defects to Prevent and How to Fix Them - KB Delta

5 Injection Molding Defects to Prevent and How to Fix Them

By KB Delta | October 15, 2021

It’s always ideal to understand the common injection molding defects to avoid or fix. Learn from this helpful guide below. Injection molding defects happen, even to the most knowledgeable and experienced operators today. Molding defects are not purely symptomatic of inattention or inexperience as several factors can contribute significantly to them. But they usually occur […]

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Ways to Reduce Fugitive Emissions with Your Pipelines - KB Delta

Ways to Reduce Fugitive Emissions with Your Pipelines

By KB Delta | October 8, 2021

It’s no secret that fugitive emissions are concerning for the world. This means it’s important to understand how to best reduce them. Read more here. The fight against drastic climate change – via the reduction of fugitive emissions – has become a top priority in today’s economy. Fugitive emissions have become a great health concern […]

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The Growth Of The Natural Gas Market - KB Delta

The Growth Of The Natural Gas Market

By KB Delta | September 30, 2021

The natural gas market keeps growing, which means the world is steadily seeing improvements and advancements every day. Read more on this important topic below. Recent improvements in shale technology have seen the industry heralded as the most important thing to happen to the energy market this century. As the largest producer of natural gas, […]

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Aftermarket Parts: Why It's Important to Follow OEM Guidelines - KB Delta

Aftermarket Parts: Why It’s Important to Follow OEM Guidelines

By KB Delta | September 24, 2021

Are you aware of how aftermarket parts impact the manufacturing world? Read more about their role and why it’s still crucial to follow OEM guidelines. Compressors have always been highly essential tools used across several industries. Reciprocating processors – also called ‘piston compressors’ – are mostly used in moving gas at increased pressure. The major […]

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Why Satisfactory Compressor Installation Relies on the Design - KB Delta

Why Satisfactory Compressor Installation Relies on the Design

By KB Delta | September 17, 2021

If you’re beginning the process of a compressor installation, then it’s ideal to fully understand the design first. The foundation is very important, which is detailed more below. Compressors are those interesting mechanical devices that help to increase pressure in various compressible fluids. They are used across a wide variety of industries to power tools, […]

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The Uses and Benefits of Conical Compression Springs - KB Delta

The Uses and Benefits of Conical Compression Springs

By KB Delta | September 10, 2021

Conical compression springs play important roles in a lot of different ways, which is why it’s always useful to better understand them. Read all the details here. Conical compression springs remain one of the eccentricities of spring design. They derive their unique name from their distinct cone-shaped helix and can have several different geometries as […]

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A Beginner's Complete Guide to Valves - KB Delta Compressor Parts

A Beginner’s Complete Guide to Valves

By KB Delta | August 27, 2021

A guide to valves can be super helpful if you’re not quite sure what they are and how they exactly work. Luckily, we have a detailed guide to valves below. Read now! When fluids move through a system, they will flow naturally when unimpeded. The fluid will run through any piping or attached components at […]

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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.