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 'power transmission'

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5 reasons to adopt a total cost of ownership approach in your business

Do you know how much your components are costing you over their lifespan? You could be suprised by how much your components are actually costing you.

Brands in the spotlight: Tsubaki

Tsubaki is best know for being a world-leading manufacturer of industrial chain, but what more is there to know about Tsubaki?

ACORN Midlands set to power into the future

Midlands branch vastly increases its stock holding to include the full range of Tsubaki solution chains.

Brands in the spotlight: ContiTech

Part of the Continental Group, ContiTech is the world's leading specialist for rubber and plastics technology.

CASE STUDY: Identifying essential parts for Recycling plant

Our Power Transmission Product Manager was able to identify specific belt on a recycling plants wood shredding machine.

Engineer Carrying SKF bearing puller with SKF branded carry box

Brands in the spotlight: SKF

World-leading manufacturer - you've probably heard the name, but do you know everything that there is to know about SKF?

Optimising power transmission for the Mining & Quarrying industry

Could Synchronous belts be the answer to your heavy duty power transmission needs.

ACORN becomes wrapped up with Gates in new belt partnership

ACORN are proud to announce its appointment as a Gates Authorised Distributor.

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How to get the most out of your roller chain

As so many applications are dependent on roller chain, it is vital that service life is optimised to prevent unnecessary downtime and costs to the business.

5 reasons to choose Tsubaki Lambda for your Food & Beverage application

Legislation in the food and beverage industry is strict – and for a good reason. It is essential that only food grade products come into contact with food and beverage goods which will later be ingested.