wrats nest

<hardware, jargon>

(From "wrap" and "rats nest") A wire-wrapping defect where all of the wire piles up around the bottom of the post instead of wrapping smoothly around it. It looks like a little bird nest.

Last updated: 1997-03-18

Nearby terms:

WRAMwrap aroundwrapperwrats nestwrbwriteWRITEACOURSEwrite-back

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