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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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.

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Reduce your grease consumption with SKF sealed spherical roller bearings

SKF sealed spherical roller bearings offer an innovative option for businesses that are looking to prioritise sustainability by reducing their grease consumption. Not only do these bearings offer a solution to grease leakage, but they exhibit outstanding operating characteristics.

Brands in the spotlight: Freudenberg Sealing Technologies

In this article, we’re going to shine a light on Freudenberg to uncover the truth about this company. From where the company originally came from to the various different types of seal available from Freudenberg, here is everything you need to know about Freudenberg.

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The history of roller chain

Roller chain is the most common type of industrial chain and is used across many industries. But, how did this type of power transmission become so popular?

Brands in the spotlight: Ruland

Ruland manufactures a wide range of premium quality couplings & shaft collars, including beam, bellows, jaw and disc couplings which are used in applications across the globe.

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Top 5 Maintenance Products to save time & money

It is important to consider the possible implications of poor maintenance. Here's our top 5 maintenance products that will save you precious time & money.

How to fit a bearing

With around one in six premature bearing failures occurring as a result of poor fitting practices, it’s easy to see why it’s so important that bearings are fitted properly. But there are so many different ways to fit a bearing – how do you know which is right for your machinery?

SKF Quick Collect

How to use the SKF QuickCollect sensor & app

Follow Bearing Product Manager, Andy Fletcher, as he shows you how to measure your machine health witht he SKF Quickcollect sensor & app.