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 'linear motion'

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

Industry 4.0: Are electromechanical linear actuators really the smart choice?

How can electromechanical linear actuators help move manufacturing processes towards automation?

Straight forward linear for the medical industry

It is essential that medical and laboratory automation equipment runs smoothly, meaning the optimum machine parts must chosen.

Brands in the spotlight: NSK

NSK is a world leading manufacturer of premium quality bearings and linear motion products to suit applications across every industry.

Featured App of the Month: SKF Linear Guides Selection

The perfect app for engineers who need that last bit of help with their product selection, whether they have used SKF products before, are changing from another supplier or are building a whole new system.

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Acorn appointed as SKF's preferred partner for linear products

ACORN® awarded new honour by SKF as their specialist Linear Motion Distributor, and preferred linear motion technology partner.

Engineering Design Show

Acorn exhibits Rollon at Engineering Design Show

Acorn exhibits Rollon's new actuators at Engineering Design Sho

Naturelight Greenhouse with SKF Linear motion

SKF Linear Motion in conjunction with Acorn Industrial Services, provides fresh air for plant growers

An innovative system for opening and closing the roofs of commercial greenhouses.

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A Team Effort to Produce a Team Player!

South Yorkshire based company—Acorn Industrial Services helps to get the world’s largest animatronic human moving.

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Acorn Raise Their Customer Service Experience

Acorn Industrial Services is dedicated to providing a customer service experience that is un-matched in the engineering industry. When purchasing bearings, linear motion products and other engineering supplies, talking to a person with real in-depth knowledge and experience can ultimately save the customer costs in both maintenance and service life, by helping them find the right solution for their application.