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[personal profile] icon_uk 2012-04-18 18:42 (UTC)(link)
Calipers are leg braces, and they show up in the first and second scans (First page, main panel / second page third scan)
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[personal profile] skemono 2012-04-18 18:44 (UTC)(link)
Really? Huh. I wasn't familiar with that definition. I only knew them as the tool used to measure the distance/length of an object. Y'know, these things:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:OutsideCalipers.jpg
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[personal profile] icon_uk 2012-04-18 18:46 (UTC)(link)
Oh indeed, calipers is a term I haven't heard used in a while (and it's apparently a British term). I think most people just say leg braces these days.
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[personal profile] mrstatham 2012-04-18 19:05 (UTC)(link)
I'm British, so yeah, Calipers is the term I've used for a while.