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DOUBLED AND STITCHED BRIDLE OR STRAP LEATHER REINS
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 5/8" X 7' DOUBLED AND STITCHED BRIDLE LEATHER SPLIT REINS
WITH SHAPED BIT ENDS FOR CHICAGO SCREWS OR CONCHOS
MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS   Based on average costs and times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
2.52
BRIDLE LEATHER OF YOUR CHOICE
10.60
26.71
2
CHICAGO SCREWS OF YOUR CHOICE     (IF CONCHOS ARE USED CHARGE ACCORDINGLY)     
0.17
0.34
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
5.34
     MATERIALS COST
32.39
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
1.71
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
34.10

1.10

HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM

 { 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
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF   $ 40.00 PER HOUR
44.00
78.10
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
49.50
83.60
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


55.00

89.10
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
60.50
94.60
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
66.00
10.60

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REIN BODIES AND SHAPED BIT ENDS
13.00
LAP SKIVE SHAPED BIT ENDS AND RAIN BODIES AND GLUE TOGETHER
9.50
GLUE
6.00
MARK AND CUT TAIL AS DESIRED
1.50
STITCH
17.50
EDGE
6.00
DYE EDGES AND TOP COAT
9.50
ASSEMBLE
2.75
     TOTAL MINUTES
65.75
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
1.10

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
4
REIN BODY STRAPS - 5/8" X 84"
.626
84
210.34
4
BELL ENDS - APPROX 1 1/4" X 16 (CUT FROM A PATTERN OR WITH A CLICKER DIE)
1.25
16
80.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
290.34
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
72.58
               TOTAL SQ FT
2.52

 5/8" X 7' DOUBLED AND STITCHED BRIDLE LEATHER SPLIT REINS WITH BLT SET
MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS   Based on average costs and times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
1.86
BRIDLE LEATHER OF YOUR CHOICE
10.60
19.72
2
5/8" BUCKLE, LOOP, AND TIP OF YOUR CHOICE (IF BLT IS SILVER CHARGE ACCORDINGLY)     
0.79
1.58
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
3.94
     MATERIALS COST
25.24
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
1.33
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
26.57

1.17

HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM

 { 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
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF   $ 40.00 PER HOUR
46.80
73.37
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
52.65
79.22
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


58.50

85.07
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
58.50
85.07
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
64.35
90.92

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REIN  BODIES
11.00
LEVEL (SPLIT)  Optional
0.75
POINT BILLET END AND PUNCH SLOT FOR BUCKLE
1.75
TOP STITCH BILLET END AND GLUE REIN BODIES TOGETHER
13.00
MARK AND CUT TAIL AS DESIRED
1.50
STITCH
22.00
EDGE
6.00
MAKE-UP KEEPERS
1.50
TOP COAT AND DYE EDGES
9.75
ASSEMBLE REINS
3.00
     TOTAL MINUTES
70.25
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
1.17

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
4
REIN STRAPS - 5/8"  X  84"
.625
84
210.00
4
KEEPER STRAPS -1/2" X 2 14"                         
.5
2.25
4.50
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
214.50
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
53.63
               TOTAL SQ FT
1.86



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