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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 Nikwax product would you use to add water repellency to your synthetic ropes?



Clue

Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof

Nikwax Rope Proof

Nikwax Polar Proof

Nikwax Sandal Wash

   
 

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The correct answer is : 2

Nikwax Rope Proof

Question 4 Footwear
You have a pair of fabric and leather boots lined with Sympatex® fabric. How would you waterproof them?

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

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The correct answer is : 3
Use Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof

Question 5 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 6 Garment
Which of the following would you use to clean a fleece item?

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

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Tech Wash

Question 7 Garment
Which of the following would be a suitable maintenance routine for your down filled ski jacket that has a Durable Water Repellent outer fabric?

Clue
Non-biological washing powder + spray on water-proofing
Nikwax Down Wash + Nikwax Down Proof
Nikwax Down Wash + Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Biological washing powder + Nikwax Down Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Down Wash + Nikwax Down Proof

Question 8 How Nikwax Works
A 300ml bottle of Nikwax Leather Restorer will restore how many items on average?

Clue
1-2
3
5
10
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
1-2

Question 9 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Polar Proof is suitable for

Clue
Hand wash only
Machine wash only
Both hand and machine wash
Specialist use only
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Both hand and machine wash

Question 10 Travel Solutions
Which Nikwax product is lightweight and comes in a small and convenient carry pack?

Clue
Nikwax Rug Proof
Nikwax Rug Wash
Nikwax Rope Proof
Nikwax Travel Towel
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Travel Towel