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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 The Patagonian Hare; what else is The Patagonian Hare known as:



Clue

The Mara

The Guanaco

The Desert Rat

The Guinea Pig

   
 

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The Mara

Question 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product would you use to maintain natural and synthetic ski skins?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Nikwax Sandal Wash
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof

Question 4 Equipment
Nikwax Ski Skin Proof will:

Clue
Add water repellency, stop saturation, reduce kick and improve glide
Prevent the build up of ice in fibers
Prolong the life and performance of all ski-skins
All of the Above
   
 

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All of the Above

Question 5 Footwear
Which Nikwax Waterproofing product should be used on a pair of Nubuck boots?

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

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Nikwax Nubuck & Suede Proof

Question 6 Footwear
You have a pair of leather motorcycle boots. How would you re-waterproof them?

Clue
Use Nikwax Sandal Wash
Use Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Use Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Use Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel
   
 

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Use Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Question 7 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 8 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 9 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 10 How Nikwax Works
Which of the following statements is true?

Clue
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather is WaterBased and therefore will not over soften as it can only be absorbed where needed
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather contains animal fats
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather contains chlorinated solvents
Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather contains CFCs
   
 

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Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather is WaterBased and therefore will not over soften as it can only be absorbed where needed

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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Nikwax BaseFresh