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3.31 A part is processed through six operations in a batch production plant. Cost of the starting material for each unit is $5.85. Batch quantity = 40 parts. The table below presents time and cost data for the six operations: Tsu = setup time, Th = part handling time, To = operation processing time, Tt = tool handling time where applicable, Tno = nonoperation time, Co = operating cost of the work center, and Ct = tool costs where applicable. Determine the total production cost for this part. A spreadsheet calculator is recommended for this problem.

Operation

Tsu(hr)

Th(min/pc)

To(min/pc)

Tt(min/pc)

Tno(hr)

Co($/hr)

Ct($/pc)

1

2.5

0.25

1.25

0

10

32.88

0

2

1.3

0.22

2.50

0.25

10

65.50

0.22

3

4.1

0.30

1.75

0

10

48.25

0

4

1.7

0.25

0.85

0.10

10

72.15

0.16

5

1.4

0.18

1.67

0

10

45.50

0

6

0.8

0.33

0.95

0.15

10

29.75

0.18

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