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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One simple secret for boosting your uptime

The one main enemy of productivity that everyone s looking to avoid: downtime. If only there were a way to accurately predict when something was about to go wrong.

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ACORN News Updates COVID-19

Read the latest updates on COVID-19

ACORN becomes wrapped up with Gates in new belt partnership

ACORN are proud to announce its appointment as a Gates Authorised Distributor.

Four reasons to purchase couplings from ACORN

When you need a coupling for your machinery, you don't want to hang around - that's why you need access to a broad range of couplings with instant availability.

Why is my bearing suddenly making excessive noise?

Bearings are critical components in any piece of rotating machinery, when they suddenly become noisy it should be cause for concern and time to inspect.

How to increase the longevity of your food grade lubricant without increasing your costs

Productivity is the key in the food & beverage industry, and with 36% of premature bearing failures resulting from poor lubrication, increasing longevity is key.

Five reasons to hire a SKF bearing heater from ACORN

Poor bearing fitting can cost you more down the line, bearing heaters provide an effective method of mounting bearings.

Five reasons to consider NSK K1 lubrication units for your linear motion application

Scheduling regular maintenance downtime for lubrication is a necessary inconvenience, but what if we told you it wasn't necessary after all?

Extending maintenance intervals in the mining and quarrying industry

Conveyor pulleys operate under heavy loads whilst their open bearings are exposed to high levels of contamination and subjected to high-pressure washdowns but this doesn't mean you can't get the most out of your compnents

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