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Answer the multiple choice questions below and click 'submit' to complete. To get a hint, click on the 'CLUE' button. An answer cannot be changed after it has been checked.

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Question 1 Environmental
Why does Nikwax not use Fluorocarbons in its products?

Clue
The process of manufacturing Fluorocarbon based products is too easy & Nikwax like to make complicated products
Nikwax firmly believes in producing safe products and wherever possible, will not use components that have health or environmental concerns
Because there are too many fluorocarbon based products out there already
Fluorocarbons is a long word that cannot be translated into other languages easily
   
 

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Nikwax firmly believes in producing safe products and wherever possible, will not use components that have health or environmental concerns

Question 2 Equipment
Nikwax Glove Proof:

Clue
Can only be applied to wet gloves
Can be applied to wet or dry gloves
Is not suitable for fabric gloves
Is not suitable for leather gloves
   
 

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Can be applied to wet or dry gloves

Question 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product when applied to your motorcycle helmet visor 'enhances clear vision by shedding water'?

Clue
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof
Nikwax Map proof
Nikwax SkitoStop
Nikwax Visor Proof
   
 

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Nikwax Visor Proof

Question 4 Footwear
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof is available as:

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Sponge on only
Spray on only
Either sponge on or spray on
An aerosol
   
 

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Either sponge on or spray on

Question 5 Footwear
You have a pair of fabric and leather boots lined with Gore-Tex® fabric. How would you waterproof them?

Clue
Use Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Use Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Use Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Use Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
   
 

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Use Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof

Question 6 Footwear
Which Nikwax Waterproofing product could be used to protect but not soften full grain leather riding boots?

Clue
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Conditioner for Leather
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
   
 

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Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 7 Garment
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency and revive breathability of all soft-shell garments
Prolong the life of gear
Optimise gear performance in wet conditions
All of the above
   
 

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All of the above

Question 8 Garment
Which of the following would you use to clean a fleece item?

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Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax BaseWash
Non-biological washing powder
Biological washing powder
   
 

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Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
What happens when water hits a Durable Water Repellent coating with force e.g. hard rain?

Clue
Upon hitting the surface, water droplets distort but won't enter the fabric
Water beads up and runs off the fabric
Water is repelled by the chemicals in the coating and so can't enter the material
All of the above
   
 

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All of the above

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Down Proof will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency
Revive breathability
Maintain insulation, keeping you warm
All of the above
   
 

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All of the above