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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
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
Any of the above

Question 2 Environmental
Nikwax supports the World Land Trust which protects The Patagonian Hare; what else is The Patagonian Hare known as:

Clue
The Mara
The Guanaco
The Desert Rat
The Guinea Pig
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 1
The Mara

Question 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product will add both water repellency and UV protection to synthetic tents?

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

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Concentrated Tent & Gear SolarProof

Question 4 Equipment
You need to waterproof an area of approximately 1615 ft2 of cotton canvas used as a bimini on a boat. Which Nikwax product could you use?

Clue
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Fabric & Leather
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Cotton Proof

Question 5 Footwear
What combination of Nikwax products could you use on a pair of suede shoes that have white water marks across the front?

Clue
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof + Nikwax Leather Restorer
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel + Nikwax Conditioner for Leather + Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel + Nikwax Suede Brush + Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax BaseWash + Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel + Nikwax Suede Brush + Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof

Question 6 Footwear
Which of the following products would you use to waterproof a pair of suede shoes?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof

Question 7 Garment
On a soft-shell garment without a wicking lining, which of the following Nikwax products should you use? 

Clue
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On
Nikwax BaseWash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On
Nikwax BaseWash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In

Question 8 Garment
You want to re-waterproof a pair of three layer Gore-Tex® over-pants. Which of the following would be the most suitable?

Clue
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-in
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-in

Question 9 Garment
Which Nikwax Product is suitable for adding water repellency and maintaining breathability of soft-shells with wicking liners?

Clue
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In
Nikwax BaseWash
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Polar Proof will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency and revive breathability
Maintain insulation, keeping you warm
Minimise weight gain
All of the above
   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
Using Nikwax Leather Cleaner will:

Clue
Increase or maintain breathability
Not leave behind water attractive residues which encourage ‘wetting-out’
Prolong the life of gear and optimizes outdoor performance
All of the above
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above