ACORN® Insight

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

Software Spotlight: SKF Tool and Accessory Selector for sleeves and shafts

Ensuring the correct mounting practices are carried out is essential to get the optimum life span out of your bearings & SKF have made this super easy with their selection software!

Bearing & Maintenance Product Manager Clive holding a bearing


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Addax Coupling

Couplings & Drives Division Keep Their Cool to Provide Specialist Solution

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd have provided a specialist coupling solution for one of our customers requiring a particularly large coupling for a cooling tower application.


5 Causes of Motor Failure and How to Prevent Them

We have put together a small collection of common causes of motor failure. We have also provided some useful information to help you identify the reason for failure and how to avoid it...


ContiTech Optimises CONTI® Professional Design Software

ContiTech have revamped their CONTI Professional Design Software to create an accessible and dynamic piece of software.

Acorn become first UK Festo Electrical Automation Official Partner

ACORN moves into complete machine automation solutions

World renowned supplier of automation technology Festo appoint Acorn Industrial Services Ltd as the UK’s first Official Partner for Electrical Automation.

Cheryl Titterton Celebrates 10 Years at ACORN

Cheryl started with ACORN as a Sales Advisor in March 2018.

Acorn Cyber Essentials

Acorn Awarded Cyber Essentials Certification

Acorn have been awarded the government backed Cyber Essentials Certification after being assessed against multiple security controls.

Clive Demonstrates SKFTMMD100

Clive Recommends his Favourite Maintenance Product for the Rewinder Industry

Find out what Clive recommends for the safe dismounting of bearings when refurbishing a motor.

Ruland servo couplings guide

Servo coupling selection comparison guide

Find out which coupling best suites your requirements. with this brilliant Ruland Manufacturing Co., Inc. Servo #coupling selection guide.