ACORN® Insight

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

Our insight categorised as 'Couplings Division'

How to choose the right coupling for your mixer

The choice of coupling to connects an electric motor with a mixer's paddle or impellor is critical to the successful operation of the machinery.

Brands in the spotlight: Rexnord Falk

We proudly announced ACORN’s distributorship of Rexnord’s Falk range of couplings back in June 2019, and we are delighted that our customers have been taking full advantage of our new offering and reaping the benefits.

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.