ACORNĀ® 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'

It's All About Couplings

Used to connect driving equipment to driven equipment, couplings are a critical machine component that can sometimes be overlooked when it comes to selection and maintenance.

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Optimise Your Total Cost of Ownership with Gates Premium Belts

The Gates range of premuim belts puts total cost of ownership first. Let's take a look at how Gates prioritises total cost of ownership with its range of premium belts, and how you could secure long term savings for your business.

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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.

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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.