The uses of these files are generally to make wood smoother. This works on many other thing such as laminate counter tops, where fine files are used to smooth edges and on many plastics where they smooth out saw marks.
a rasp file is used to shape(shave peices)of wood or other materials into a certain shape.
It must be the RASP file that is used for certain jobs especially in wood carving. The coarse teeth of the rasp file resist clogging.
The rasp is a very rough, large file for removing wood quickly. As far as I know it has no application to rubber.
A file is comparitively smooth beside a rasp which is very rough.
A rasp is used most often on wood .
A mill bastard is a type of wood file. +++ It's simply "bastard" as a mill-file, sometimes millenicut, is a different grade of cut. They are designed to cut metals rather than wood. Use a rasp on wood.
Rasps and files are hand tools that are used for smoothing and shaping of metal and wood when other edge cutting tools won't do the trick.
A rasp is a large rough file for woodwork and animal care.
A rasp is a large rough file.
I like to use a rasp to smooth the wood after I chisel a rough form.
Hand file is use to make wood become straight and smooth.