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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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Any of the above

Question 2 Environmental
Nikwax supports the World Land Trust which protects several regions of critical habitat in Paraguay. What type of habitat is the Chaco-Pantanal?

Clue
Dry Grassland
Lowland forest
Wetland
A transition zone from Dry Grassland to Wetland
   
 

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A transition zone from Dry Grassland to Wetland

Question 3 Equipment
Before waterproofing a canvas tent using Nikwax Cotton Proof you should:

Clue
Clean the tent with a diluted solution of Nikwax Tech Wash and rinse
Ensure the tent is dry
Clean the tent with a diluted solution of Nikwax BaseWash and rinse
Clean the tent with any household cleaner and rinse
   
 

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Clean the tent with a diluted solution of Nikwax Tech Wash and rinse

Question 4 Equipment
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof:

Clue
Maintains the water repellency of tents and outdoor gear
Protects tents and gear against UV degradation
Helps gear to dry quickly for packing away
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 Footwear
What should you use to clean a pair of nubuck shoes?

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

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Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel

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
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
   
 

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Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-in

Question 8 Garment
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On will:

Clue
Replenish the water repellency of tired and worn waterproof clothing
Overcome the problem of gear 'wetting-out'
Prolong the life of gear, optimize performance in wet weather and maintain breathability
All of the above
   
 

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All of the above

Question 9 Garment
Your wax cotton jacket needs re-waterproofing. Which of the following Nikwax products is most suitable for this?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-on
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In

Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof

   
 

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Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Conditioner for Leather will:

Clue
Soften leather
Revive breathability
Waterproof
All of the above
   
 

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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
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above