Reply to post: They bend where the button hole stamps through the edge

My TIGHT PANTS made my HUGE iPHONE go all BENDY!

smartypants

They bend where the button hole stamps through the edge

Even small amounts of flexing, over thousands of cycles of sitting, walking etc, will probably weaken the metal where the stresses are concentrated.

Maybe Apple never heard about the famous Comet disasters, where engineers learned how even small stresses, when concentrated by the shape of metal, can have unexpected consequences.

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