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TX.Direct Wash-In

rated 4.5 of 5 stars After pretty much destroying two rain jackets by not waterproofing them often enough and then running them through a normal wash, I've been able to re-waterproof them almost perfectly with the Nikwax Direct Wash-In. Fast and easy, and good at fixing my prior neglect! :-) As noted above, I pretty much managed to destroy two rain jackets by neglecting them and running them through the normal wash a few times. Of course, I only discovered my mistake after becoming thoroughly soaked in a big rainstorm,… Full review

TX.Direct Wash-In

rated 5 of 5 stars BEST IN CLASS! What would you give to restore your most technical (typically expensive), breathable waterproof/repellent gear back to its original functional state? What you give to add durable water resistant (DWR) finish capability to a favorite synthetic fabric item, that did not have it in the first place?  What if this just costed $1 to 4 per item, and can be done at home ... without the need for a Flux Capacitor or Hot Tub Time Machine? Would it make you happy if there were no persistent… Full review

Nubuck & Suede Proof

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Essential waterproofing treatment for Nubuck and Suede leather. Key in its function is that being water based, Nikwax products typically "go where the water goes". The chemistry here works great! The product wicks into wettable areas and waterproofs them! It is thus self regulating with the leather taking up just as much as needed. Like other Nikwax products this product the application method also cleans during the treatment process. Applied to laces this particular product also helps shed trail… Full review

Conditioner for Leather

rated 5 of 5 stars An ESSENTIAL tool for real world use of leather, such as boots used in the outdoors (works well on indoor shoes too). Restores supple feel and flexibility to dry leather gear. Restores water proofing without hurting the gear. Neutral color, but does increase the color present giving a darkening effect to the leather. Works with Gore Tex and eVent waterproof membrane boots. Nikwax Conditioner for Leather label for bottle used in this review. My wife scored a nice Lowa Albula GTX boot deal this fall… Full review

Tent & Gear SolarProof

rated 5 of 5 stars Nice for backpack waterproofing and tent. Full review

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Congratulations, Sheila, Winner of a Year's Worth of Nikwax
Congratulations to Sheila Goss of Vermont, winner of a year's worth of Nikwax products, plus a Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket insulated with Nikwax Hydrophobic Down ($425 total value). Read more
November 30

Last Week: Review Your Gear to Win Nikwax and Rab
Next week we're giving one member a year's worth of Nikwax waterproofing and cleaning products plus a Rab Microlight Alpine Down Jacket. Have you entered yet? Read more
November 22

Review Your Gear to Win a Year of Nikwax plus a Rab Down Jacket
One Trailspace member will stay warm and dry with a year's worth of Nikwax waterproofing, cleaning, and conditioning products plus a Rab Microlight Alpine Down Jacket ($425 total value). Read more
November 15

Win a Year's Worth of Nikwax and a Rab Down Jacket
We're giving one lucky member a year's worth of Nikwax waterproofing, cleaning, and conditioning products, plus a Rab Microlight Alpine Down Jacket ($425 total value). Read more
November 8

20,000 Reviews Contest: Win Nikwax Products
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