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Product Design Engineer Interview Cupertino, CA

What is the best cross section to minimize deflection?

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I-beam

Interview Candidate on Sep 1, 2017
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Look at all your variables of the beam bending equation. Which one contributes the most to deflection and minimize that one.

Anonymous on Nov 14, 2017
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Given the same section area, you want to maximize moment of inertia so you will put most area away from the center line. I-beam is good in this direction of thinking

Anonymous on Sep 13, 2018

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