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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
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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Nikwax WaterBased formulations are non-flammable and therefore safe to use indoors.

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
   
 

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

Question 4 Equipment
Which product would you use to clean a waterproofed horse rug?

Clue
Nikwax Polar Proof
Nikwax Rug Proof
Nikwax Wax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Rug Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax Rug Wash

Question 5 Footwear
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof:

Clue
Adds water repellency
Maintains breathability
Can be used on wet footwear
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 6 Footwear
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather liquid is currently available in the following colors:

Clue
Purple and neutral only
Neutral, black and brown
Neutral only
Black only
   
 

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Neutral, black and brown

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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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On

Question 9 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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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax TX.Direct Wash-in

Question 10 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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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 11 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Cotton Proof can be used on:

Clue
Cotton clothing and equipment
Polycotton clothing and equipment
Canvas equipment
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above