Including Percent Scrap in Sheet Metal Costing

To include scrap material in the cost of a sheet metal part, you can designate a percentage of the part as scrap.

To designate a portion of a sheet metal part as scrap:

  1. Click Costing tool_costing_tools.gif (Tools toolbar or the Evaluate tab on the CommandManager) or Tools > Costing.
  2. In the Costing Task Pane, under Blank Size, type a percentage value for Percent scrap.
    The value you type for Percent scrap designates a portion of the material defined in your Area to cost selection as scrap material.