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Softshell DuoPack

All you need to enhance the performance of your
softshell clothing.

Clean and waterproof your softshell clothing with our convenient Duo-Pack.
Tech Wash safely revitalises breathability and water-repellency. This product is a soap based cleaner which can be used regularly to clean clothing and equipment without damaging the Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coatings. Use this product instead of conventional detergents or washing powder.
Softshell Proof adds water-repellency and revives breathability to softshell garments.

Benefits of using this product

  • Tech Wash
    • Prolongs the life of gear and optimises outdoor performance
    • Maintains breathability
    • Maintains original water-repellency
    • Easy to apply - can be used in a washing machine
    • Suitable for use on all fabrics, including technical textiles
    • Lifts out dirt that can attract water and mask water repellent finishes
    • Unlike conventional detergents, it does not leave behind water attractive residues which encourage ‘wetting-out’
  • Softshell Proof
    • Adds / renews water repellency and revives breathability of all soft-shell garments
    • It prolongs the life of gear and optimises performance in wet weather
    • Easy to apply - can be used in a washing machine, no tumble drying required
    • Will not affect cosmetic appearance
    • WaterBased - environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable, non hazardous
    • Does not contain fluorocarbons

Ideal for

  • Tech Wash
    • All clothing including high activity / technically advanced garments
    • Ideal cleaner to clean nylon and synthetic tents, rucksacks, awnings, marquees, fabric accessories and camera bags, etc
  • Softshell Proof
    • All soft-shell fabrics and clothing (for garments with wicking liners use Nikwax Softshell Proof Spray-On)
    • Gore Windstopper, Windbloc, Schoeller and Polartec soft-shell fabrics
 

How to apply

Tech Wash

To clothing

  1. Place item in washing machine
  2. Apply Nikwax Tech Wash in the machine’s dispenser
  3. Select a normal wash cycle, start machine and complete rinse cycle
  4. Alternatively, just apply Nikwax in a simple hand wash
  5. Drip-dry or tumble dry on a low setting if the care label allows

To tents and accessories

  1. Apply item in hand-hot water in a sink or bowl and agitate
  2. Rinse thoroughly in clean water.
  3. Drip-dry

Note:

  • Tech Wash can be applied neat to fabrics as a stain or grease remover prior to washing.

Volume guide (take from label)

  • To clean 1-2 items use 2 full caps (100 ml) in soft water or 3 full caps in hard water. Quantities used will depend on condition and size of items.

Softshell Proof

  • Place clean item in a washing machine
  • Apply Nikwax SoftShell Proof in the machine’s dispenser
  • Select a normal wash cycle, start machine and complete rinse cycle
  • Alternatively, just apply Nikwax in a simple hand wash
  • Drip-dry or tumble dry on a low setting if the care label allows

Volume guide

  • See volume guide on bottle

When to use this product

Tech Wash

Clean items with Nikwax Tech Wash before proofing them with the appropriate Nikwax proofer. You should be able to wash reproofed gear 6 to 8 times with Nikwax Tech Wash before it requires reproofing with the appropriate Nikwax proofer

Softshell Proof

Always apply this product to used soft shell clothing to keep items in perfect water-repellent condition. Remember to clean gear first with Nikwax Tech Wash before applying Nikwax SoftShell Proof (you don’t have to wait for items to dry between cleaning and proofing).

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Softshell DuoPack 300ml / 10 oz. x 2 = 600ml / 20 oz. - ($20.75)
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