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

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Are You Ready to Roll?

As one of the world’s largest bearing manufacturers backed by over a century of manufacturing excellence, NSK solutions today help customers worldwide achieve optimal rotational motion.

Why Should You Visit ACORN® at Hillhead 2022?

In June, Acorn Industrial Services will be joining over 600 firms at Hillhead 2022. Hillhead is the largest Quarrying, Construction & Recycling exhibition of its kind in the world.

The History of the Bearing

Bearings are the most common machine component, found in almost every industrial application in the world. The history of the bearing dates all the way back to 2,600BC; find out how we got to the bearings we know today.

Are SKF Chain Oils Right for your Application?

One of the most popular types of chain lubricant is SKF chain oil. This is a versatile range, with options available to suit almost every chain drive across almost every operating environment. But how do you know whether SKF chain oil is right for your application?

Brands in the Spotlight: Petro-Canada

Petro-Canada is synonymous with premium quality lubrication products, but who is Petro-Canada and which of their products should you be looking out for?

Val Cassandra Awarded Employee of the Month for January 2022

Congratulations to Export Sales Advisor, Val Cassandra for being awarded employee of the month!

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.

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Brands in the spotlight: Ewellix

When you're looking for smooth and accurate linear motion products, it won't be long before you come across the name EWELLIX. That's because EWELLIX are one of the world's leading brands when it comes to linear.