Nikwax - Softshell Proof

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Nikwax - Softshell Proof. Wash-in waterproofing for soft-shell clothing. Adds water-repellency and revives breathability...

Nikwax - Softshell Proof


Wash-in waterproofing for soft-shell clothing. Adds water-repellency and revives breathability.


Benefits of using this product


Adds / renews water repellency and revives breathability of all soft-shell garments

It prolongs the life of gear and optimises performance in wet weather

Easy to apply - can be used in a washing machine, no tumble drying required

Will not affect cosmetic appearance

WaterBased - environmentally friendly, biodegradable, non flammable, non hazardous

Does not contain fluorocarbons


Ideal for


All soft-shell fabrics and clothing

Gore Windstopper, Windbloc, Schoeller and Polartec soft-shell fabrics


How to apply


For best results remove all non-washable parts and always clean item(s) first with Nikwax® Tech Wash® in a separate wash cycle. No need to dry item(s) before waterproofing. Shake well before use. Follow care label instructions.


Machine Wash:


1. Remove all detergent build-up from the detergent dispenser.

2. Place maximum of 2 clean garments in washing machine.

3. Use 2 full caps (100ml) per garment.

4. Run 40o synthetic cycle and slow spin.


Do not machine wash garments if taped seams have become dislodged.*


Hand Wash (use gloves):


1. Immerse clean item(s) in hand-hot water in sink or bowl.

2. Add 2 full caps (100ml) per garment.

3. Agitate to mix, leave to soak for 5-10 minutes, then agitate thoroughly.

4. Rinse with cold water until water runs clear.


Drying: Dry according to garment care label. To maintain waterproofing always wash with Nikwax® Tech Wash®. Do not use detergents. *Faulty taped seams sometimes become detached on old or worn garments. They can be re-stuck using a proprietary clear glue after waterproofing and drying.


When to use this product


Always apply this product to new or used soft shell clothing to keep items in perfect water-repellent condition. Remember to clean gear first with Nikwax Tech Wash before applying Nikwax SoftShell Proof (you don’t have to wait for items to dry between cleaning and proofing).



SKU 1188392
Brand Nikwax
Shipping Weight 0.4000kg

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