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 tagged with 'couplings'

How do Flender N-EUPEX® couplings reduce downtime?

Can a coupling really help you optimise productivity? Find out here...

Five ways to save money with SKF OK Couplings

Tom Fowler, Business Development Manager of ACORN’s specialist Couplings and Drives division, explains how SKF OK couplings could help save you money.

Fife branch provide long lasting Coupling solution

Regional Manager, Phil Mclaughlin and our Couplings & Drives division cut downtime for linoleum manufacturing plant by 75%.

ACORN announces coupling with Flender

ACORN are proud to announce its appointment by Flender as a stocking distributor to distribute its range of N-EUPEX® pin coupling.

8 coupling mistakes that could cost you

Machine breakdowns often happen unexpectedly, causing costly unplanned downtime. By identifying mistakes that could cost your business when it comes to your Couplings, you'll be best equipped to avoid them.

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?