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bats (& files)

updated sat 11 nov 06


Snail Scott on fri 10 nov 06

At 08:02 AM 11/10/2006 -0500, you wrote:
>a small rat-tail bastard (a round file, don't ask me, that's what it's

The term rat-tail refers to a round file that
tapers to a point. (Not all of them do).
The term bastard refers to the coarseness of
the file's texture - sort of medium-rough.