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  1. #1
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    Default Waterproofing T/O blankets (yes, again :), Nikwax or the Walmart stuff?

    Looking for opinions...

    I've used the Nikwax in the past, and the results have been satisfactory--but my BM uses the cheapy spray from Walmart, and swears by it.

    Thoughts?
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    I've always used nikwax. Is the turnout expensive? If so, I wouldn't be willing to use another product that might not turn out so well. You never know what will happen when waterproofing blankets with different products.



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    I've been using the walmart stuff with the orange cap for years and think it works well. I reapply once a year.


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