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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
Why does Nikwax not use Fluorocarbons in its products?

Clue
The process of manufacturing Fluorocarbon based products is too easy & Nikwax like to make complicated products
Nikwax firmly believes in producing safe products and wherever possible, will not use components that have health or environmental concerns
Because there are too many fluorocarbon based products out there already
Fluorocarbons is a long word that cannot be translated into other languages easily
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax firmly believes in producing safe products and wherever possible, will not use components that have health or environmental concerns

Question 3 Equipment
Nikwax Glove Proof:

Clue
Can be applied to wet or dry gloves
Is especially formulated to enhance grip in wet conditions
Can be applied to all fabric and leather gloves
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 4 Equipment
Nikwax Rope Proof will

Clue
Add water repellency
Maintain strength, prolonging the life and performance of all synthetic ropes
Reduce weight gain in wet weather
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 5 Footwear
Which Nikwax product would you use to clean your sandals?

Clue
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof
Nikwax Sandal Wash
Nikwax Rug Wash
Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax Sandal Wash

Question 6 Footwear
Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof is available as:

Clue
Sponge on only
Spray on only
Either sponge on or spray on
An aerosol
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Either sponge on or spray on

Question 7 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 8 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
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Polar Proof

Question 9 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 10 How Nikwax Works
Nikwax Down Proof will:

Clue
Add / renew water repellency
Revive breathability
Maintain insulation, keeping you warm
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 11 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