Nikwax Waterproofing Wax for Leather

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This water-based waterproofing wax provides maximum water protection and a clean finish for footwear made of smooth-grain leather.


Nikwax Camp & Hike Waterproofing Wax for Leather - Cream DL4A2. It can be use on either wet or dry leather and once applied the treated items can be used immediately without waiting for the wax to dry. Unlike conventional wax it has a dual application method: either sponge on with the applicator provided or rub in with a cloth or with fingers. Its fast-acting deeply penetrative ingredients add water repellency reduce water absorption and maintain breathability. It also revives the appearance of leather maintains its suppleness and even adds to or enhances the shine.


Sponge-on waterproofing for full-grain leather Always apply this product to new and used footwear to keep them in perfect condition. Use Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel before waterproofing footwear and to maintain reproofed items regularly clean with Nikwax Footwear Cleaning Gel. * Adds water repellency * Prolongs life and performance of all smooth leather footwear * Maintains breathability * Ideal for footwear with breathable linings e.g. Gore-Tex * Can be used on wet footwear * Easy to apply. Can be used indoors unlike solvent based sprays * Will not over soften leather * WaterBased - environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable, non hazardous


Liquid Waterproofing Wax from Nikwax has a sponge-on top for waterproofing your full-grain leather footwear and gear. The last thing you want is to have wet feet when hiking...keep a bottle or two on hand. PRODUCT FEATURES: Increases leather's natural water repellency Works immediately after treating Will not soften leather Prolongs life and performance of all smooth leather goods Maintains breathability for long life Ideal for footwear with breathable linings e.g. Gore-Tex, SympaTex, eVENT, and more Can be used on wet leather Easy to apply with integrated sponge-on applicator Can be used indoors unlike solvent based sprays Water-based Biodegradable Non-flammable Non-hazardous Does not contain fluorocarbons

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