find files by number of charecters in file name

ironchef

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Hi all
i am trying to make an apple script
that will go over a 3.5 Tera of hard disk
find pdf files with names 11 characters long
and copy the files to a selected location.
sadly the find file in automator do not contain this Boolean.
thanks for any help or ponters
 

BuggyNSlow

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Easily done from the shell (in Terminal for instance, or with the AppleScript "do shell script" command.)

find /Volumes/MyHardDrive -name '???????.pdf'
 
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