lead bat

lead wedge

A tapered strip of lead used to secure a flashing to a masonry wall.
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ONE of the men blamed for the murder of Surjit Singh Chhokar told a jury yesterday that he "never stabbed him" - but he did admit hitting him with a lead bat.
At dusk I'm usually out there seeing what I can find and I lead bat walks for my local bat conservation group.
These bats, presumably females (Brooke 1997), would dip in the same areas as the lead bat, and followed the lead bat's side-to-side flight path as well.