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Question 1 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 2 Environmental
Nikwax supports the World Land Trust which protects the Jocotoco Antpitta; which of the Fundación Jocotoco reserves was set up to protect its only known territory?

Clue
Yanacocha
Tapichalaca
Buenaventura
Rio Canande
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Tapichalaca

Question 3 Equipment
Which of the following Nikwax products could you use to maintain a leather briefcase?

Clue
Nikwax Leather Restorer
Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Leather Restorer

Question 4 Equipment
You have just spent a weekend in late autumn camping in a wet and muddy field. What should you do to your single wall nylon tent before storing it for the winter?

Clue
Clean by sponging off with a dilute solution of washing up liquid to remove any dirt. Allow to dry naturally before putting away.
Wash in the washing machine on cold wash then drip dry
Roll it up & put it away
Clean by sponging off with a solution of Nikwax Tech Wash and water to remove any dirt then treat by applying Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof. Allow to dry naturally before putting away.
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Clean by sponging off with a solution of Nikwax Tech Wash and water to remove any dirt then treat by applying Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof. Allow to dry naturally before putting away.

Question 5 Footwear
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather liquid is currently available in the following colours:

Clue
Purple and neutral only
Neutral, black and brown
Neutral only
Black only
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Neutral, black and brown

Question 6 Garment
You want to re-waterproof a Polartec fleece. Which of the following would be a suitable waterproofing product?

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Cotton Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Polar Proof

Question 7 Garment
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In is recommended for

Clue
All soft-shell garments
Soft-shell garments with a wicking liner only
Soft-shell garments without wicking liners
Fleece garments
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Soft-shell garments without wicking liners

Question 8 Garment
Which of the following would you use to restore the water-repellency of a windproof jacket?

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax For Leather
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
What should you do if your Nikwax product has frozen?

Clue
Throw it away
Thaw, shake and use as directed
It can’t freeze
Thaw but do not disturb the settled out particles, then use
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Throw it away

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Polar Proof will

Clue
Add/renew water repellency and revive breathability
Maintain insulation, keeping you warm
Minimise weight gain
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above