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Material In Cost Estimates Weight Calculation

By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
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March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
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March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
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March 29, 2011
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March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 29, 2011

Material costs in job estimates can come in a variety of ways.   When you are estimating the cost to manufacture a product and the product is made out of either plate material, sheets, tubing, etc there are a few calculation methods that may be...
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Raw Material Sheets Cost Calculation

By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
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, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
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, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
March 05, 2011

Raw material sheets include plates, sheets, plywood and any other commodity item which is x,y and thickness dimensional.  Raw material is usually purchased by weight and is a commodity.  I'm going to define commodities as items where their price...
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Manufacturing Costs

By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 15, 2011

Manufacturing costs consist of multiple elements which arrive at the full cost.  When estimating a product to be manufactured the entire costs are distributed between the following elements.
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Techniques for Cost Estimating

By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
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, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
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, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
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, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
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February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011
, By Dave Ferguson
February 08, 2011

The basic cost estimating techniques involve analyzing all factors that make up a cost estimate. The first technique I would follow is to go through the following steps, systematically, and costing each one out in detail. Once you have gone through...
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Machine Shop Rates Part 2

By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
September 02, 2009

Welcome to the MIE Solutions Job Shop Estimating  blog.   Fabrication software as in sheet metal software and manufacturing software deals with shop rates extensively for costing.
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Machine Shop Rates Part 1

By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
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August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
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August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
August 24, 2009

Welcome to the MIE Solutions Job Shop Estimating  blog. MIE Solutions ERP system provides a comprehensive job shop software to deal with the many problems issues a job shop encounters.  Estimating has become a critical factor in many job shops in...
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Introduction To Shop Rates

By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
, By Dave Ferguson
July 20, 2009
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July 20, 2009
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July 20, 2009
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July 20, 2009
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July 20, 2009
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July 20, 2009

Labor used to produce products and services purchased by customers.
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