Nikwax Cotton Proof 300ml
Easy to use water based waterproofing which improves water repellency of cotton, canvas and polycotton clothing and equipment.
Great for tents, bags, marquees, rucksacks, panniers
Benefits of using this product
o Adds water repellency to cotton and polycotton and maintains breathability
o Prolongs the life of gear and optimises performance in wet weather
o Easy to apply - can be used in a washing machine or by hand, no tumble drying required
o Can be used on wet fabric
o Inhibits rotting of canvas caused by dampness
o Will not affect cosmetic appearance
o WaterBased - environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable, non hazardous
o Does not contain fluorocarbons
o Cotton clothing and equipment such as tents
o Polycotton clothing and equipment
o Canvas equipment
How to apply
o Place clean item in a washing machine
o Apply Nikwax Cotton Proof in the machine's dispenser
o Select a cotton wash cycle, start machine and complete rinse cycle
o Alternatively, just apply Nikwax in a simple hand wash
o Drip-dry or tumble dry on a low setting if the care label allows
To equipment, eg. tents
o Erect tent
o Paint solution onto the outside of the fabric
o Work solution in with a brush and spread evenly
o Clean off with water and allow to dry before packing or storing
o To proof clothing, use 2 full caps (100 ml) for 1 item and 3 full caps (150 ml) for 2-3 items.
o For dry cotton tents, dilute with 6 parts warm water (1:6) and for wet cotton tents dilute with only 2 parts warm water (1:2).
When to use this product
Apply this product to used cotton, polycotton or canvas to keep items in water-repellent condition. Remember to clean gear first with Nikwax Tech Wash before applying Nikwax Cotton Proof (you don't have to wait for items to dry between cleaning and proofing).
For postage and packing for destinations on the UK mainland we charge a flat rate of £4.95 for Standard Delivery or £7.95 for Next Day Delivery. For orders over £75 there is no Standard Delivery charge.
For the Highlands and Northern Ireland we charge a flat rate of £10.95 for Courier Delivery. For orders over £75 we charge a discounted flat rate of £6.00.
For select European Union countries (France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Belgium & Luxembourg) we charge a flat rate of £15.95.
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