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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 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 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product would you use to maintain natural and synthetic ski skins?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Sandal Wash
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof

Question 4 Equipment
Which Nikwax product can double the effective life of fabrics by reducing UV damage?

Clue
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 5 Footwear
After a day walking in muddy conditions, what should you do to your waterproofed suede boots before storage?

Clue
Rinse off mud, clean with washing up liquid, dry naturally, put away
Allow to dry in front of fire, shake off mud, put away
Allow to dry naturally, shake off mud, put away
Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, stuff with paper, treat with Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof whilst wet, dry naturally, put away
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, stuff with paper, treat with Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof whilst wet, dry naturally, put away

Question 6 Garment
You have a waterproof coat with a zip-in fleece layer. How would you wash it?

Clue
Both sections in non-biological washing powder
Both sections in Nikwax Tech Wash
Fleece layer in Nikwax Tech Wash and outer layer in BaseWash
Fleece layer only in Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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Both sections in Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 7 Garment
Which Nikwax product should you use to re-waterproof a soft-shell garment that doesn't have a wicking liner?

Clue
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Softshell Proof Wash-In
Nikwax Softshell Proof Spray-On
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Softshell Proof Wash-In

Question 8 Garment
Your wax cotton jacket needs re-waterproofing. Which of the following Nikwax products is most suitable for this?

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

 Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof

   
 

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The correct answer is : 4

 Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax WaterBased products are far more concentrated than equivalent solvent based aerosols and sprays. How many times more concentrated are they?

Clue
Up to one and half times more concentrated
Up to five times more concentrated
Over ten times more concentrated
Over twenty times more concentrated
   
 

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Up to five times more concentrated

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
What volume of Nikwax Down Wash would you require to machine wash down clothing in a soft water area?

Clue
25ml
100ml
50ml
150ml
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
100ml