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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
Nikwax supports the World Land Trust which protects areas of forest in Belize. What was Belize formerly known as?

Clue
British Guiana
British Honduras
Little Britain
British Colombia
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
British Honduras

Question 3 Equipment
Which Nikwax product could be used to waterproof a nylon backpack?

Clue
Nikwax Cotton Proof
Nikwax Tent & Gear SolarProof
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On
Nikwax Tech Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Nikwax 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
How can you prolong the life of your smooth leather footwear?

Clue
Clean with Nikwax Tech Wash and waterproof with Nikwax Nubuck and Suede Proof, dry in front of a radiator
Clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, waterproof with Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather, allow to dry naturally
Clean with Nikwax Down Wash and waterproof with Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
Clean with Nikwax Tech Wash and waterproof with Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather
   
 

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The correct answer is : 2
Clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel, waterproof with Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather, allow to dry naturally

Question 6 Footwear
Nikwax Fabric & Leather Proof is suitable for use on footwear made from:

Clue
Nubuck and fabric combinations only
Suede and fabric combinations only
Reversed leather and fabric combinations only
All fabric and leather combinations
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All fabric and leather combinations

Question 7 Garment
Nikwax TX.Direct Spray-On is suitable for:

Clue
Clothing with wicking liners
Hydrophobic PU coatings
Membrane based waterproof clothing
All of the above
   
 

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The correct answer is : 4
All of the above

Question 8 Garment
On a soft-shell garment with 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 : 2
Nikwax Tech Wash and Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On

Question 9 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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The correct answer is : 4
Nikwax SoftShell Proof Spray-On

Question 10 How Nikwax Works
Before applying Nikwax Leather Restorer, how should you prepare your gear?

Clue
Clean using Nikwax Tech Wash
No need to do anything
Clean using Nikwax Leather Cleaner
Clean using Nikwax Sandal Wash
   
 

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The correct answer is : 3
Clean using Nikwax Leather Cleaner

Question 11 How Nikwax Works

Fleece is a lightweight, insulating fabric. Which Nikwax product will prolong the life of your fleece items by adding DWR and inhibiting pilling?



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

correct
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The correct answer is : 1
Nikwax Polar Proof