ACORN® Insight

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

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5 ways to improve the efficiency of your electric motor

Improving the efficiency of your electric motor can reduce the likelihood of machine failure, extend component lifespan and help to reduce energy consumption.

Coupling up your processing and packaging machinery

What if we told you that your choice of coupling could be the difference between optimum production levels and hours or even days of unplanned downtime?

How to choose the right shaft collar for your processing and packaging machinery

Shaft collars may be some of the smallest machine components, but the role they play in guiding, mounting and aligning machine components cannot be underestimated.

Substantial investment connects leading coupling distributor with Rexnord’s Falk range

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd has partnered with Rexnord to supply their Falk range of Lifelign® gear, Steelflex® grid and Wrapflex® jaw couplings.

Four reasons to buy KTR ROTEX® couplings from ACORN

The range of flexible couplings on the market is vast, with every manufacturer making different promises. How do you decide which coupling to choose? And does it really matter where you buy it from?

KTR Bored and Keyed Couplings

Don’t Get Bored Of Waiting: KTR Bored and Keyed Couplings Now In Stock At ACORN

At ACORN, we don't think you should have to choose between long lead times and paying over the odds for your bored and keyed couplings.

6 Stats that prove Sure-Flex®Plus couplings are the market leader in elastomer couplings

Why should be using the market leader in elastomer couplings? Find out from your TB Woods Authorised Distributors!

Top 5 reasons to fit a Locking Assembly rather than a Keyway

Find out why you should be ditching Keyway connections and opting for Locking Assemblies instead.

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.

Motors

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...