ACORN® Insight

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Is your wind farm blowing out money?

The majority of wind turbines are expected to have a service life of over 20 years, meaning that breakdown is almost inevitable at some point during a turbine’s lifetime. The question is: how big an impact will any breakdown have on the business?

5 ways to increase your sustainability with SKF Food Line housed units

SKF has released its new Food Line range of bearing units, created specifically for the demanding environment of the food & beverage industry.

Bottles

Three Ways That Split Bearings Can Help The Recycling Industry

The recycling industry is a particular challenge when it comes to component selection. Split bearings are a revolutionary product for this industry. Read more to find out why.

Bearing Damage

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Bearings

There is no denying that bearings are under a lot of stress. This stress causes wear, eventually leading to bearing failure. But is this inevitable? Or is there a way to make bearings last longer?

Screw Conveyor

Lucky Break For Recycling Plant Thanks To ACORN

Clive recently had a call from a recycling plant who were struggling with excessive downtime on their spiral auger. Find out how he solved their problems, optimising the uptime and reducing the risk of injury in the plant.ir

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.

Clive Reviews the New SKF Rolling Bearing Catalogue

Resident bearing expert, Clive reviews the long awaited catalogue from SKF. Find out what's new and what's great about this edition.

Featured App of the Month: SKF Shelf

The app that lets you carry a whole library of knowledge in your pocket.

Clive Demonstrates SKFTMMD100

Clive Recommends his Favourite Maintenance Product for the Rewinder Industry

Find out what Clive recommends for the safe dismounting of bearings when refurbishing a motor.

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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.