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 'maintenance'

One simple secret for boosting your uptime

The one main enemy of productivity that everyone s looking to avoid: downtime. If only there were a way to accurately predict when something was about to go wrong.

How to increase the longevity of your food grade lubricant without increasing your costs

Productivity is the key in the food & beverage industry, and with 36% of premature bearing failures resulting from poor lubrication, increasing longevity is key.

Five reasons to hire a SKF bearing heater from ACORN

Poor bearing fitting can cost you more down the line, bearing heaters provide an effective method of mounting bearings.

Bearing Damage

Five signs that you should replace your bearings before it's too late

The impact of bearing failure can range from mildly inconvenient to completely catastrophic, causing irreparable damage to surrounding machinery.

Five reasons to consider NSK K1 lubrication units for your linear motion application

Scheduling regular maintenance downtime for lubrication is a necessary inconvenience, but what if we told you it wasn't necessary after all?

Extending maintenance intervals in the mining and quarrying industry

Conveyor pulleys operate under heavy loads whilst their open bearings are exposed to high levels of contamination and subjected to high-pressure washdowns but this doesn't mean you can't get the most out of your compnents

Lining up for success with SKF

Reducing downtime and optimising productivity are priorities in every industry. A properly aligned shaft can improve machinery uptime and reliability, along with reducing maintenance costs to the business.

How to get started with predictive maintenance

Predictive maintenance solutions are often seen as the expensive option and systems may appear complicated to install and operate, but what if we told you it didn't need to be?

ACORN Appoints new Bearing & Maintenance product manager

We are proud to welcome Andy Fletcher to the team as our Bearings & Maintenance Product Manager

When a quick fix really is enough: Straight to shaft solutions

As part of our straight to shaft solutions series, find out how SKF Speedi-Sleeves save potentially devastating downtime.