Compressed Air and Vortex Cooling Tubes from Vortec

Thread Guard Needle Cooler

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The Vortec Thread Guard was designed specifically for industrial sewing applications. It keeps needles cool to reduce heat-related needle breakage and thread burning. The air stream is especially effective on difficult sewing surfaces such as belt loops and waist bands; or on tough materials like denim or canvas. Cold air temperature and flow rate are preset to 10 deg F (-12 deg C) and 4 scfm (113 slpm).


  • Virtually eliminates heat-related needle breakage
  • Can save up to 11 man-hours per week per machine
  • Eliminate the potential for burning and scorching
  • Increases production speeds
  • Adapts to any machine


  • Easy and quick installation
  • Adapts to any machine
  • Cool clean air, no liquid mess
  • Flexible nozzle for positioning
  • Low pressure outlet air
  • Low flow rate minimizes air consumption
  • Supplied with pressure regulator and 5 micron auto-drain filter