Bearing housings

Together with the appropriate bearing, Bearing Housings form economic, interchangeable units which are easy to mount and maintain.

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As an official SKF distributor, Acorn provides you with an authorised route to genuine SKF plummer block housings.

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We hold a comprehensive range - all of which are available for immediate despatch.

SKF is the world’s largest manufacturer of Bearing Housings and is the leader in product development.

The new performance class of SKF Plummer Block Housings can accommodate shafts ranging from 20 to 530 mm in diameter. These Housings, which all share the same design features, are available with a variety of seals.

A wide variety of sizes and designs provides for numerous options of self-aligning arrangements, seals, lubrication methods and monitoring systems.

Features & Benefits of Bearing Housings

  • Simplified installation
  • High load carrying capacity
  • Robust design
  • Re-lubrication facility as standard
  • Condition monitoring options
  • Wide range of sealing solutions


SKF SNL Housings can be found in high demanding industries such as;

  • Pulp & paper
  • Metal working
  • Mining & construction
  • Fluid machinery
  • Material handling
  • Mine ventilators
  • Exhaust and fresh air fans
  • Flue gas fans
  • Emergency power supply generator flywheels
  • Transmissions
  • Belt drives
  • Impact & hammer mills


SNL Plummer Block Housings are dimensionally interchangeable with the earlier SNH housings.


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