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Question 1 Base-layers
Which of the following is true of Nikwax BaseWash?

Clue
It enhances the fabrics' wicking properties
It stops fabrics from smelling
It helps fabrics dry more quickly
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 2 Base-layers
Which Nikwax product will deodorise and inhibit the build up of body odour in all of your base layers?

Clue
Nikwax BaseFresh
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax Down Wash
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax BaseFresh

Question 3 Breathability
Breathable waterproof membrane based garments/fabrics no longer work in the rain when

Clue
The Durable Water-Repellent layer has worn off
The fabric is dirty
The outer layer is wetting out
Any of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Any of the above

Question 4 Environmental
Nikwax supports the World Land Trust which protects Puma habitats. Pumas are sometimes known by other names, which is the incorrect one?

Clue
Mountain Lion
Desert Cat
Cougar
Puma Concolor
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Desert Cat

Question 5 Equipment

Which Nikwax product would you use to improve the ability of your motorcycle helmet visor to shed water?



Clue

Nikwax Ski Skin Proof

Nikwax Visor Proof

Nikwax SkitoStop

Nikwax Glove Proof

   
 

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The correct answer is : 2

Nikwax Visor Proof

Question 6 Footwear
You have a new pair of reversed leather shoes. How could you treat them to maintain their waterproof condition and their original appearance?

Clue
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Conditioner for Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof

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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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 8 How Nikwax Works
The primary active ingredient in Nikwax fabric and footwear waterproofing treatments is:

Clue
Patented TX.10i water repellent elastomer polymer
Refined beef tallow
Lanolin
Fluorocarbons
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Patented TX.10i water repellent elastomer polymer

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
What happens when water hits a Durable Water Repellent coating?

Clue
Water soaks into the fabric
Water beads up and runs off the fabric
Water is attracted to the chemicals in the coating
None of the above
   
 

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Water beads up and runs off the fabric

Question 10 Travel Solutions
Which product would you use to clean your synthetic base layers when away from home?

Clue
Nikwax BaseWash Travel Gel
Nikwax Tech Wash Travel Gel
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax BaseWash Travel Gel