Renewing waterproofness: results

Yesterday I tried to renew the water-proofness of some of my bad weather bike clothes. How badly they performed can be read in yesterday’s blogpost. Here are the results:

After the first wash, the clothes had to go through a second round with the second product (the “TX.Direct Wash-In”). Without letting them dry in between, just as advised by Nikwax, the thing did its work … Let’s pour some water over it …

Water runs off perfectly, literally nothing is soaked up. Nice job nikwax!

Same with the oryx pants:

For now, I’m pleasantly surprised by the results, still sceptical though for how long this will last. I’ll update the blog as soon as I used the clothes a couple of times in bad weather …


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