ACORN® Insight

Keep up-to-date on the latest product and company news, along with useful information for the maintenance, repair and overhaul industry.

Brands in the spotlight: Ruland

Ruland manufactures a wide range of premium quality couplings & shaft collars, including beam, bellows, jaw and disc couplings which are used in applications across the globe.

Jonathan Cannedine awarded Employee of the Month for October 2021

Congratulations to Warehouse Operative, Jonathan Cannedine for being awarded Employee of the Month for October!

Read the latest Insight edition!

Get the latest industry and company news from the issue 12 of Insight!

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Top 5 Maintenance Products to save time & money

It is important to consider the possible implications of poor maintenance. Here's our top 5 maintenance products that will save you precious time & money.

How to fit a bearing

With around one in six premature bearing failures occurring as a result of poor fitting practices, it’s easy to see why it’s so important that bearings are fitted properly. But there are so many different ways to fit a bearing – how do you know which is right for your machinery?

Wayne Gilbank awarded Employee of the Month for September 2021

Congratulations to Digital Manager, Wayne Gilbank for being awarded Employee of the Month for September!

SKF Quick Collect

How to use the SKF QuickCollect sensor & app

Follow Bearing Product Manager, Andy Fletcher, as he shows you how to measure your machine health witht he SKF Quickcollect sensor & app.

CASE STUDY: Mapro Hire range saves a maintenance job with minimal wait time

Acorn's South West branch were recently able to save a customers repair job by delivering the correct alginment tool within 1 hour.

Brands in the spotlight: THK

Leaders in Linear Motion technology, THK is sysnonymous with performance, delivering unique solutions.

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SKF Bearing Review: Spherical Roller Bearing

Read ACORN'S honest review of the SKF Explorer spherical roller bearings and it's real-world performance.