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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 several regions of critical habitat in Paraguay. How many borders does Paraguay have with other South American Countries?



Clue

One

Two

Three

Four

   
 

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The correct answer is : 3

Three

Question 3 Equipment

Nikwax Visor Proof



Clue

Is WaterBased

Is an aerosol

Contains harmful solvents

Contains animal products

   
 

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Is WaterBased

Question 4 Equipment

Which Nikwax product would you use to reduce the weight gain in wet conditions of your synthetic ropes?



Clue

Nikwax Rope Proof

Nikwax Cotton Proof

Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In

Nikwax Polar Proof

   
 

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Nikwax Rope Proof

Question 5 Footwear
Which Nikwax Waterproofing product should be used on a pair of Nubuck boots?

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

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Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof

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 dishwashing 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 Proof while wet, dry naturally, put away
   
 

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

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
You have a Gore-Tex® jacket with a wicking lining. Which of the following would be the most suitable to use to re-waterproof it?

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

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Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On

Question 9 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

   
 

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Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In

Question 10 How Nikwax Works

How should Nikwax BaseFresh be used?



Clue

Instead of your regular detergent

In combination with your regular detergent, in place of a fabric conditioner

In a pre rinse before using your regular detergent

As a hand wash solution only

   
 

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In combination with your regular detergent, in place of a fabric conditioner

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax WaterBased products are far more concentrated than equivalent solvent based aerosols and sprays. How many times more concentrated are they?

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

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Three to five times more concentrated