ACORN® Insight

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Our insight tagged with 'couplings'

ACORN leads the way to helping keep tug boat fleet afloat

Our industry expert, Steve Hudson recently attended two tug boats based off the Scottish coast to complete an in-situ inspection of their SKF Cooper bearings, but soon found there was more than met the eye.

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.

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 grid coupling for your mining and quarrying application

From pumps and ventilation fans, to conveyors and processing machinery: grid couplings are found in many areas of a quarry. But how do you know whether you’ve got the right grid coupling for your application?

How to keep your fans spinning for longer

When it comes to downtime in fans, there is no tolerance. A breakdown could cause anything from unpleasant working conditions to a complete halt in production. But what is the solution?

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.

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.