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Old May 21st, 2008, 09:06 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by Haggar View Post
It depends on the direction its being loaded in, but in 'normal' orientation, square is stronger than round, for bending.

0.125 wall is overkill for a go kart.
Yes, that's true. People always get confused because everyone says that the arch is the strongest shape, but that's for a totally different function. Look at what shape buildings are and what they are made of.
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