The bastard file
leaves a coarse finish looking like it has been around for a long time--perfect in this application, not good for a full-blown restoration or custom job.
You'll also need a table saw, router with laminate trimming bit, belt sander, hammer, fine bastard file, paintbrush, dust mask, safety glasses, and a rubber mallet or roller.
File any sharp edges with a fine bastard file (step 9); the file clogs quickly, so clean it often with a file card.
Tenders are invited for Engineering Machinist Steel File Of Size - 14 / 350 Mm Long Bastard File
, Brand - It Dagger Of Birla Precision Technologies Ltd / Jk Files.
Heroically filling time as Ivoire De Beaulieu was reshod by a blacksmith before the cross-county chase, the Racing Post tipster asked: "Is that a bastard file
he's using there?
Otherwise, take the shears apart, clean the blades, and sharpen them with a 10-inch-long mill bastard file
with a handle (about $5), as shown above.