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Answer the multiple choice questions below and click 'submit' to complete. To get a hint, click on the 'CLUE' button. An answer cannot be changed after it has been checked.

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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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The correct answer is : 4

Any of the above

Question 2 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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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4

Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On

Question 3 Garment
You want to re-waterproof a Polartec fleece. Which of the following would be a suitable waterproofing product?

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

correct
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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Polar Proof

Question 4 How Nikwax Works
Why should you remove dirt before waterproofing fabric or leather?

Clue
Do not want to waterproof the dirt
Dirt encourages the growth of microbes which will lead to rotting
Dirt becomes ingrained in the fibers and so will lead to abrasion between the fibers
All of the above
   
 

correct
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incorrect answer

The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 How Nikwax Works

The primary active ingredient in Nikwax fabric and footwear waterproofing treatments is:



Clue

Patented TX.10i water repellent elastomer polymer

Refined beef tallow

Lanolin

Fluorocarbons

   
 

correct
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The correct answer is : 1

Patented TX.10i water repellent elastomer polymer