Estimates the cost of labor based on fixed meter charge (clicks x rate).

Operation Setup Requirements:
  1. Description
  2. Rate: Cost per unit (Job Control only)
  3. Sell $ use: Markup % (recommended) or alternate sell rate
  4. Calc: 29
  5. Sub Key: Labor
  6. Meter Charge: Cost per click (Sell charge enabled when Sell $ use Rate is selected)
  7. JC Cost by Quantity: Job Control Cost uses Quantity x Rate (vs. Hours x Rate)
  8. Set Copies per to Quantity: Option to default copies per original to Estimate Quantity
  9. Copies/Hour: Average copies per hour to estimate run time
  10. Use Number Up from Form: Option to always use Form #Out or independent #Out
  11. Set originals to: Option to default units to pre-assigned number, pages or sheets

Estimate Specification Input Prompts:

  1. Originals (not editable if set to pages or sheets)
  2. Number Up (not editable if Use Number Up from Form checked)
  3. Copies per Original (not editable if set to quantity)
  4. Meter Charge: Cost per click
  5. Remarks
  6. Memo


(Originals / Number Up) x Copies per Original = Total Copies

Total Copies x Meter Charge = Cost $

Total Copies / Copies per Hour = Estimated Hours

Cost $ x Markup % = Markup $

Cost $ + Markup $ = Sell $