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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 Equipment
Before waterproofing a canvas tent using Nikwax Cotton Proof you should:

Clue
Clean the tent with a dilute solution of Nikwax Tech Wash and rinse
Ensure the tent is dry
Clean the tent with a dilute solution of Nikwax BaseWash and rinse
Clean the tent with any household cleaner and rinse
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Clean the tent with a dilute solution of Nikwax Tech Wash and rinse

Question 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product would you use to waterproof a tent with single walls made of a breathable fabric such as Gore-Tex®?

Clue
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Wool Wash
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 4 Garment
Which of the following would you use to re-waterproof a fleece item?

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Polar Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Polar Proof

Question 5 Garment
You have recently bought a Gore-Tex® lined jacket with a Durable Water-Repellent outer and have dropped tomato sauce down the front. Which of the following is a recommended way of removing the stain?

Clue
Wash in a washing machine with biological washing powder
Wash in a washing machine with non-biological washing powder
Apply household washing up liquid to the stain, then machine wash with non-biological washing powder
Apply Nikwax Tech Wash directly to the stain, then machine wash with Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Apply Nikwax Tech Wash directly to the stain, then machine wash with Nikwax Tech Wash