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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
You wish to waterproof an acrylic awning. Which of the following would be a suitable cleaning / waterproofing regime?

Clue
Washing-up liquid + Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Tech Wash + Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Washing-up liquid + a solid wax-based product
Nikwax Tech Wash + Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
   
 

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Nikwax Tech Wash + Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 4 Equipment
Which of the following would you use to add water repellency and revive the breathability of your horse rug?

Clue
Nikwax Rug Proof
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Rug Proof

Question 5 Equipment
Which Nikwax product would you use to waterproof a nylon tent?

Clue
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax Polar Proof
It doesn't need it
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 6 Footwear
After a weekend walking in muddy conditions, what should you do to your waterproofed fabric and leather boots before storage?

Clue

Allow to dry naturally, shake off mud, treat with Nikwax Sandal Wash, put away

Rinse off mud, clean with washing up liquid, dry naturally, put away
Allow to dry in front of fire, shake off mud, put away

Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, stuff with paper, treat with Nikwax Fabric & Leather 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 Fabric & Leather Proof whilst wet, dry naturally, put away

Question 7 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 8 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
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Polar Proof

Question 9 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 10 How Nikwax Works
Using Nikwax Leather Cleaner will:

Clue
Clean dirty, tired leather clothing and equipment lifting out dirt that can attract water and mask water repellent finishes
Revitalise the look and feel of leather without oversoftening
Not strip off the manufacturer’s water repellency
All of the above
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above