1. A cant strip.
2. A tilting fillet.
3. See arris fillet.
tilting fillet, cant strip, doubling piece, tilting piece
A thin wedge-shaped strip of wood placed under the slates or tiles of a roof to tilt the bottom course; used where needed to shed water more effectively. Also see arris fillet.
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