From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from Slat (disambiguation))
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Slat, slats, or SLAT may refer to:

  • Slat (aircraft), aerodynamic surfaces on the leading edge of the wings of fixed-wing aircraft
  • a Lath, a narrow strip of straight-grained wood used under roof shingles or tiles
  • Vertical or horizontal pieces of a window blind


  • Slats Jordan (1878–1953), Major League Baseball third baseman and outfielder
  • Slats Gill (1901–1966), American basketball and baseball head coach at Oregon State University
  • Glenn Hardin (1910–1975), American hurdler, 1936 Olympic gold medalist
  • Slats Long (1906–1964), American jazz clarinetist
  • Max Zaslofsky (1925–1985), American National Basketball Association player and American Basketball Association coach
  • Glen Sather (born 1943), Canadian National Hockey League team president and former coach and general manager
  • Michael Slater (born 1970), Australian television presenter and former cricketer
  • Boyan Slat (born 1994), Dutch inventor, entrepreneur and engineering student

Arts and entertainment[edit]

  • A character in the American comic strip Abbie an' Slats
  • Slats Grobnik, a character created by American newspaper columnist Mike Royko
  • Slats (1919–1936), a lion that appeared as the Leo the Lion mascot of MGM movie studio, used on black-and-white silent movies from 1924 to 1928.
  • Slat, a work by American minimalist sculptor Richard Serra (born 1939)
  • Slats Slats Slats, a song by Skrillex


Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]