Cases in Engi Economy - 29

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ui .:'li l ,l.,. . I ,;,i i i,r;,:l l.jirri' $i ij.i: . i jli.i l.i,,,l , ,iri i l;li Ti ;i;rl'i; iljlli r liiirii I l llil;,. .: iilr.'.i jji,,i ;itl i11,.i1, ,.11; ilir l. Case 29 l{ew Fangled Manufucturing by M. Lee McFurland and Daniel Franchi California Polytechnic State t-Iniversie - San Luis Obispo You are the engineering representative on a team for a new product introduction. The proposed manufacturing process uses a semi-automated machine along with people. Components for each unit of the product cost $8. The semi-automated machine cosrs $1,500,000, and it has a7-year MACRS recovery period. The salvage value is $0 for this specially designed machine. This machine can manufacnlre 175 finished parts per hour. Table 29-l ',,: , prbduction Volume:0000's) Year | 2 Volume 195 275 34 38s 550 56 625 695 78 630 550 9 295 The normal manufacturing operation runs 8 hours per shift per day. Initial production would begin with one shift, 5 days a week. The machine placed
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This note was uploaded on 03/11/2010 for the course CEVE 322 taught by Professor Segner during the Spring '10 term at Rice.

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