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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
Are Nikwax WaterBased products flammable?

Clue
Yes
Yes - but only if you pour them on an open fire
WaterBased products are well known for spontaneously combusting
Nikwax WaterBased formulations are non-flammable and therefore safe to use indoors.
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax WaterBased formulations are non-flammable and therefore safe to use indoors.

Question 3 Equipment
Which product would you use prior to re-waterproofing a horse rug using Nikwax Rug Proof?

Clue
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Rug Wash
Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Rug Wash

Question 4 Equipment
Treating synthetic ropes with Nikwax RopeProof will

Clue
Enhance the durability of the rope
Maintain strength
Reduce water absorption
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 Footwear
After a week walking in muddy conditions, what should you do to your waterproofed full grain 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

Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, stuff with paper. Treat with Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather, dry naturally and put away
Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, dry in front of the fire, put away
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Rinse off mud, clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, stuff with paper. Treat with Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather, dry naturally and put away

Question 6 Footwear
Which Nikwax Waterproofing product could be used to protect but not soften full grain leather riding boots?

Clue
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Conditioner for Leather
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 7 Garment
Which Nikwax product could you use to rejuvenate and re-waterproof a leather jacket?

Clue
Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof
Nikwax Leather Restorer
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Leather Restorer

Question 8 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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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Wash-In

Question 9 Garment
Nikwax Softshell Proof Spray-On will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency and revive breathability of all soft-shell garments
Prolong the life of gear
Optimize gear performance in wet conditions
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

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
Revitalize the look and feel of leather without oversoftening
Not strip off the manufacturer's water repellency
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
Which of the following Nikwax products is a deodorizing conditioner for all technical underwear and wicking clothing worn next to the skin?

Clue
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-In
Nikwax BaseFresh
Nikwax Tech Wash
Nikwax BaseWash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax BaseFresh