Category: For Beginners

Pricing Equation to Start a Home Based Craft Business

Hello Folks!  Here is a little bit of information for those interested in starting a home based craft business.Here is a pricing equation that might help you get started. Materials + Overhead + Labor + Profit = Price Direct Costs: The direct costs associated with the manufacture of any...

Solder Tip

Common solders are a mix of tin and lead.  The numbers that describe each type of solder refer to their % of each metal in that solder.  The melting temperatures are:  50/50 421 degress F. 60/40 374 degrees f.  They “set up” at 361 degrees F.   Most lead free...