Die Estimating School

(Temporarily Suspended due to Covid 19)

Die Estimating School is a hands on learning experience for those who want to learn about die cost estimating.  

Die Estimating School Topics

  • Die Basics for Estimators

  • Die Quoting Information

  • Part Data

  • Die Processing Methods

  • Die Processing Tools & Software

  • Flat Blank Creation

  • Nesting Blanks 

  • Process Drawing

  • Die Construction Specifications

  • Press Specifications

  • Die Cost Formulas

  • Hourly Rates and Profits

  • Die Pricing and Selling

  • Outsourcing

  • Continuing Improvement

  • Production Part Estimating

  • Example estimates

Optional 1/2 Day 2 - DieEstimator Software Training

  • Introduction to DieEstimator

  • Navigation and Estimate Management

  • 1-Estimate Information 

  • 2-Plan Die

  • 3-Apply Die Spec

  • 4-Calculate Die

  • 5-Custom Items

  • 6-Estimate Die

  • Report

  • Copy and Paste Function

  • Settings

  • Client example estimates

  • Variance and Calibration

  • Q&A

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Please note:  Our training materials are continuously improving, therefore,  our content may change without notice.