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In manufacturing, as in so much, scale matters.

A.  Lot.

Necessary fixed costs of plant and equipment are more or less the same for manufacturing one widget per week as one widget per hour.  Sales price need to cover 52/year versus 2,000/year will obviously have to be greater in the former.


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by ATinNM on Thu Aug 2nd, 2012 at 11:44:47 AM EST
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