We typically never really give any thought to the underlying design of the aluminum beverages we consume, at least I never have until today.
Can you believe nearly half a trillion of these cans are manufactured yearly?!
The design serves a very important purpose its the most practical when packed as close as possible.
Bill, a.k.a. the engineeringguy, on YouTube has detailed the choices behind the design of a beverage can, like coke, and explains why it is cylindrical and the manufacturing steps needed to create the can.