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 2 1/4" REAR FLANK FOR 1 1/2" REAR FLANK BILLETS


MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS Based on average costs and times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
1.20
SQ FT SKIRTING LEATHER
11.25
13.50
.98
SQ FT LINING LEATHER
8.50
8.33
2
1 ½" SS ROLLER BUCKLES
1.13
2.26
1
5/8" CENTER BAR BUCKLE
0.96
0.96
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
2.70
     MATERIALS COST
27.75
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
1.46
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
29.21

.87

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
34.80
64.01
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
39.15
68.36
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


43.50

72.71
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
47.85
77.06
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
52.20
81.41

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REAR FLANK BODY
4.25
CUT LINING LEATHER
4.25
GLUE LINING TO REAR FLANK BODY AND STITCH
11.75
MAKE-UP AND FORM TUNNEL LOOPS
5.75
OIL, DYE EDGES AND TOP COAT
8.00
INSTALL BUCKLES
6.25
INSTALL TUNNEL LOOPS  
7.50
INSTALL CONNECTING STRAP BUCKLE
4.25
     TOTAL MINUTES
52.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
0.87

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT WITH A PATTERN - APPROX - 2 1/4" X 40"
2.25
40
90.00
2
LEATHER TUNNEL LOOPS - CUT FROM A PATTERN APPROX - 4" X 6"
4
6
48.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
138.00
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
34.50
               TOTAL SQ FT
1.20

NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT ½ TO 3/4" LARGER THAN REAR FLANK BODY PATTERN - APPROX - 2 31/4" X 41"
2.75
41
112.75
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
112.75
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
28.19
               TOTAL SQ FT
0.98


 3" REAR FLANK FOR 1 3/4" REAR FLANK BILLETS


MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS Based on average costs and times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
1.56
SQ FT SKIRTING LEATHER
11.25
29.25
1.25
SQ FT LINING LEATHER
8.50
19.64
2
1 3/4" SS ROLLER BUCKLES
1.37
2.74
1
5/8" CENTER BAR BUCKLE
0.96
0.96
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
5.85
     MATERIALS COST
58.44
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
3.08
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
61.51

.87

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
34.80
96.31
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
39.15
100.66
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


43.50

105.01
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
47.85
109.36
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
52.20
113.71

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REAR FLANK BODY
4.25
CUT LINING LEATHER
4.25
GLUE LINING TO REAR FLANK BODY AND STITCH
11.75
MAKE-UP AND FORM TUNNEL LOOPS
5.75
OIL, DYE EDGES AND TOP COAT
8.00
INSTALL BUCKLES
6.25
INSTALL TUNNEL LOOPS  
7.50
INSTALL CONNECTING STRAP BUCKLE
4.25
     TOTAL MINUTES
52.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
0.87

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT WITH A PATTERN - APPROX - 3" X 40"
3
40
120.00
2
LEATHER TUNNEL LOOPS - CUT FROM A PATTERN APPROX - 4" X 6"
5
6
60.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
180.00
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
45.00
               TOTAL SQ FT
1.56

NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT ½ TO 3/4" LARGER THAN REAR FLANK BODY PATTERN - APPROX - 3 1/2" X 41"
3.5
41
143.50
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
143.50
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
35.88
               TOTAL SQ FT
1.25


 3" REAR FLANK FOR 2" REAR FLANK BILLETS


MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS Based on average costs and times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
1.67
SQ FT SKIRTING LEATHER
11.25
30.49
1.25
SQ FT LINING LEATHER
8.50
19.64
2
2" SS ROLLER BUCKLES
1.53
3.06
1
5/8" CENTER BAR BUCKLE
0.96
0.96
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
6.10
     MATERIALS COST
60.24
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
3.17
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
63.41

.87

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
34.80
98.21
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
39.15
102.56
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


43.50

106.91
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
47.85
111.26
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
52.20
115.61

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REAR FLANK BODY
4.25
CUT LINING LEATHER
4.25
GLUE LINING TO REAR FLANK BODY AND STITCH
11.75
MAKE-UP AND FORM TUNNEL LOOPS
5.75
OIL, DYE EDGES AND TOP COAT
8.00
INSTALL BUCKLES
6.25
INSTALL TUNNEL LOOPS  
7.50
INSTALL CONNECTING STRAP BUCKLE
4.25
     TOTAL MINUTES
52.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
0.87

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT WITH A PATTERN - APPROX - 3" X 40"
3
40
120.00
2
LEATHER TUNNEL LOOPS - CUT FROM A PATTERN APPROX - 6" X  6"
6
6
72.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
192.00
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
48.00
               TOTAL SQ FT
1.67

NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT ½ TO 3/4" LARGER THAN REAR FLANK BODY PATTERN - APPROX - 3 1/2" X 41"
3.5
41
143.50
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
143.50
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
35.88
               TOTAL SQ FT
1.25


 6" REAR FLANK FOR 1 3/4" REAR FLANK BILLETS


MATERIALS LIST AND COSTS Based on average costs and times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
COST
TOTAL
2.60
SQ FT SKIRTING LEATHER
10.72
27.87
2.31
SQ FT LINING LEATHER
8.50
19.64
2
1 3/4" SS ROLLER BUCKLES
1.37
2.74
1
5/8" CENTER BAR BUCKLE
0.96
0.96
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
5.57
     MATERIALS COST
56.78
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
2.99
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
59.77

.87

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
34.80
94.57
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
39.15
98.92
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


41.76

101.53
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
43.50
103.27
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
47.85
107.62

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REAR FLANK BODY
4.25
CUT LINING LEATHER
4.25
GLUE LINING TO REAR FLANK BODY AND STITCH
11.75
MAKE-UP AND FORM TUNNEL LOOPS
5.75
OIL, DYE EDGES AND TOP COAT
8.00
INSTALL BUCKLES
6.25
INSTALL TUNNEL LOOPS  
7.50
INSTALL CONNECTING STRAP BUCKLE
4.25
     TOTAL MINUTES
52.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
0.87

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT WITH A PATTERN - APPROX - 6" X 40"
6
40
240.00
2
LEATHER TUNNEL LOOPS - CUT FROM A PATTERN APPROX - 5" X 6"
5
6
60.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
300.00
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
75.00
               TOTAL SQ FT
2.60

NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT ½ TO 3/4" LARGER THAN REAR FLANK BODY PATTERN - APPROX - 6 1/2" X 41"
6.5
41
266.50
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
266.50
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
66.63
               TOTAL SQ FT
2.31


 6" REAR FLANK FOR 2" REAR FLANK BILLETS


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
SQ FT SKIRTING LEATHER
10.72
29.05
2.31
SQ FT LINING LEATHER
8.50
19.64
2
2" SS ROLLER BUCKLES
1.53
3.06
1
5/8" CENTER BAR BUCKLE
0.96
0.96
MISC SUPPLIES  @ 20% (THREAD-RIVETS-DYE-OIL, ETC.)
5.81
     MATERIALS COST
58.52
PROFIT OR RETURN ON INVESTMENT ON MATERIALS USED
3.08
MATERIALS TOTAL COST
61.60

.87

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
34.80
96.40
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 45.00  PER HOUR
39.15
100.75
     HOURS OF LABOR AT A SHOP RATE OF $ 50.00 per HOUR
    NATIONAL AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME


41.76

103.36
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT  A SHOP RATE OF  $ 55.00  PER HOUR
43.50
105.10
    HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM AT A SHOP RATE OF  $ 60.00  PER HOUR
47.85
109.45

TIMES   Based on average times for a saddle maker with 3/5 years of experience
PROCESS
TIMES    (minutes)
CUT REAR FLANK BODY
4.25
CUT LINING LEATHER
4.25
GLUE LINING TO REAR FLANK BODY AND STITCH
11.75
MAKE-UP AND FORM TUNNEL LOOPS
5.75
OIL, DYE EDGES AND TOP COAT
8.00
INSTALL BUCKLES
6.25
INSTALL TUNNEL LOOPS  
7.50
INSTALL CONNECTING STRAP BUCKLE
4.25
     TOTAL MINUTES
52.00
     TOTAL HOURS OF LABOR NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE ITEM
0.87

MATERIALS LIST
NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT WITH A PATTERN - APPROX - 6" X 40"
6
40
240.00
2
LEATHER TUNNEL LOOPS - CUT FROM A PATTERN APPROX - 6" X  6"
6
6
72.00
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
312.00
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
78.00
               TOTAL SQ FT
2.71

NO
DESCRIPTION
WIDTH
LENGTH
TOTAL
1
REAR FLANK BODY STRAP - CUT ½ TO 3/4" LARGER THAN REAR FLANK BODY PATTERN - APPROX - 6 1/2" X 41"
6.5
41
266.50
     TOTAL SQ INCHES
266.50
          25% WASTE SQ INCHES
66.63
               TOTAL SQ FT
2.31



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