I'm trying to solve for the ideal c/a ratio of hcp packing. why doesn't c/2 =a/2, looks like they pass through the same amoutn of radius's so I'm not sure the geometry to use. Used this pic http://www.engr.ku.edu/~rhale/ae510/lecture2/sld013.htm [Broken] but it is more confusing to me how 1.67 comes out. Help please?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Solve for c/a ratio

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