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WESTERN SADDLE REPAIRS
SWELL
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 REPLACE SWELL COVER WITHOUT A SEAM OR WELT (PULL-DOWN)
NOTE:     If the swell cover is tooled charge accordingly.
MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS   Based on average costs and  times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
2.71
SKIRTING LEATHER
11.22
30.41
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
6.08
     MATERIALS COST
36.49
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
1.92
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
38.41

4.17

HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED FOR REPAIR

 { The shop rate is the total of your hourly wage and an hourly rate to cover your overhead costs }

SHOP RATE TOTAL
MATERIALS
&
 SHOP RATE
TOTAL
    SHOP RATE OF   $ 40.00  PER HOUR
166.80
205.21
    SHOP RATE OF   $ 45.00 PER HOUR
187.65
226.06
    SHOP RATE OF $49.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME

208.50

246.91
    SHOP RATE OF  $ 50.00  PER HOUR
229.35
267.76
    SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
250.20
288.61

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
OPEN UP SADDLE AND REMOVE OLD SWELL COVER
32.00
MAKE-UP NEW SWELL COVER
54.00
INSTALL NEW SWELL COVER
127.00
REASSEMBLE SADDLE
37.00
     TOTAL MINUTES
250.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED FOR REPAIR
4.17


MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
SWELL COVER APPROXIMATELY - 10" X 26"
10
26
260.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
260.00
          50% WASTE SQ INCHES
130.00
               TOTAL SQ FT
2.71

 REPLACE SWELL COVER WITH A SEAM OR WELT
NOTE:     If the swell cover is tooled charge accordingly.
MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS   Based on average costs and  times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
3.13
SKIRTING LEATHER
11.22
35.12
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
7.02
     MATERIALS COST
42.14
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
2.22
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
44.36

4.23

HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED FOR REPAIR

 { The shop rate is the total of your hourly wage and an hourly rate to cover your overhead costs }

SHOP RATE TOTAL
MATERIALS
&
 SHOP RATE
TOTAL
    SHOP RATE OF   $ 40.00  PER HOUR
169.20
213.56
    SHOP RATE OF   $ 45.00 PER HOUR
190.35
234.71
    SHOP RATE OF $49.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME

211.50
255.86
    SHOP RATE OF  $ 50.00  PER HOUR
232.65
277.01
    SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
253.80
298.16

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
OPEN UP SADDLE AND REMOVE OLD SWELL COVER
37.00
CUTOUT AND FIT NEW SWELL COVER
52.00
MAKE-UP AND STITCH WELTS
73.00
INSTALL NEW SWELL COVER
55.00
REASSEMBLE SADDLE
34.00
     TOTAL MINUTES
251.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED FOR REPAIR
4.18


MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
SWELL COVER APPROXIMATELY - 15" X 20"
15
20
300.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
300.00
          50% WASTE SQ INCHES
150.00
               TOTAL SQ FT
3.13



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