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 'seals'

Why is my bearing suddenly making excessive noise?

Bearings are critical components in any piece of rotating machinery, when they suddenly become noisy it should be cause for concern and time to inspect.

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

The solid solution for a sustainable future

The recycling industry puts a key focus on sustainability, as it works tirelessly to build a sustainable future for the world. However, the industry is notorious for its harsh operating environment, including high levels of vibration, extreme shock loads, endless contamination and unforgiving weather conditions.

NSK's offering to the Food & Beverage industry

Component selection in the food & beverage industry can be difficult, NSK has a range of products which are specially suited to this industry, capable of facing the harsh challenges presented

Sealing in the savings

Often overlooked, seals are an important component in every application that can help you reduce overall costs.

SKF TIH Bearing Heater

Don’t Wind Up With Damage: Fitting Tools For The Rewinders Industry

With up to 16% of premature bearing failures attributed to incorrect mounting methods, it’s clear that getting the mounting and dismounting of bearings right is key to achieving the maximum service life of your components. When the right tools are used, mounting and dismounting bearings correctly is be easy.

Acorn Set Themselves Apart by Becoming the Largest Stockist of Freudenberg Sealing Technologies in the UK

Acorn Industrial Services, has announced that it has secured a UK distributorship with Freudenberg Sealing Technologies and will be stocking their Simmerrings range of rotary shaft seals, to further its growth and expansion plans.

SKF launch mobile apps that offer help on bearings and belts

SKF is a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, lubrication systems, and mechatronics. It is represented in more than 130 countries with around 15,000 distributors worldwide.