Bristle FAQs:

Q: Is a Bristle a stiff hair or feather?

A: Yes, and either on an animal, such as a pig, or on a tool such as a brush or broom.

Q: Are Bristles suited for dry cleaning , and unflagged suited for wet cleaning?

A: Yes, In painting, flagged bristles yield more even application.

Q: Are Bristles distinguished as flagged or unflagged?

A: Yes, these are also known as flocked or unflocked bristles.

Q: Are Bristles found on pig breeds?

A: Yes, and instead of fur.

Q: Are Bristles also used on brushes other than for cleaning?

A: Yes, and notably paintbrushes.

Q: Are Bristles often used to make brushes for cleaning purposes, as they are strongly abrasive?

A: Yes, common examples include the toothbrush and toilet brush.