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 'Linear Division'

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THK announcement

THK has announced the discontinuation of certain items within a range of its products

Types of Electric Actuators

Each different type of electric actuator is used for a different purpose, but what makes these two types of electric actuator different and what else should you know about them?

THK Realease New LMHB Linear Ball Bushing

Acorn Industrial Services Ltd is proud to announce the addition of the new type LMHB linear ball bushing, recently released by THK.

The History of Linear Actuators

Electric linear actuators are one of the most common components in modern industry, but did you know the underlying design has actually been around from many centuries?

Nadella Linear product range

NADELLA Appoints ACORN® as Sole Master Distributor for Linear products

ACORN is delighted to be appointed as the sole Master Distributor for Nadella Linear products in the UK.

Brands in the spotlight: THK

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

What is a Linear Actuator?

There are many types of Linear Actuator. The purpose of this article is to explain the main differences between types.

ACORN revs up to provide cost savings through linear repair services

When a Reliability Manager was looking to generate a repair strategy to create a sustainable work stream, ACORN came in to provide a full repair service while providing a 19% cost saving!

Enhance your performance with EWELLIX D-series linear ball bearings

The new D-series of open linear ball bearings offers vastly improved running characteristics along with increased load ratings and a simplified mounting procedure

Industry 4.0: Are electromechanical linear actuators really the smart choice?

How can electromechanical linear actuators help move manufacturing processes towards automation?