WTF Fun Fact – Pringle Aerodynamics

The technical name for a Pringle chip’s shape is a truncated hyperbolic parabaloid. Their shape gives them the correct aerodynamics for flight (so they don’t fly off the production line) and the structural integrity to ensure break-free transport in their tube. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: High Performance (Potato) Chips (hpcwire.com)

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