The Apex Tool Group, LLC-Tools 23859N 8" Wood Rasp is suitable for a wide range of material, including leather, soapstone and more. It comes in handy for hobbyists working on models, professional carpenters and others for various applications. The rasp side quickly removes material, while the file cut side smooths out rough spots. A handle makes this rasp file easy and comfortable to hold. It uses an American pattern.