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What is the purpose of a long neck bottle?

What is the purpose of a long neck bottle?

Long-necked bottles have been used for a little over 100 years now. This design allows packers to easily seal off the top with a small bottle cap, reducing the size of the seal and thus saving money. A smaller seal on a beverage container also is stronger than one spread across a larger area.

Why do liquor bottles have a notch?

The Punt Allows The Bottle To Stand Upright Glassblowers used to create punts to push the seam of a bottle up, allowing the bottle to stand upright while preventing glass at the bottom of the bottle from sticking out and cutting people.