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Product/Core (Product & Core Definitions)

Product/Core (Product & Core Definitions)

April 8, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 2 of 4

The product master and core master tables are the basis for all activities from order process, scheduling, production, quality and shipping.   This session will offer a detailed review of the data elements from these tables.  We will also discuss the many types of products you can have such as assemblies, sets, and purchased castings/cores.  

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Routing & Rework with Examples (Costing)

Routing & Rework with Examples (Costing)

April 9, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 2 of 5

How to build routings, items to consider and how to handle rework. This discussion will center on the tables and fields that pertain to costing.

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Routing/BOM (Product & Core Definitions)

Routing/BOM (Product & Core Definitions)

April 15, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 3 of 4

This will be a comprehensive review the labor routing and bill of material. We will review alternate operations, process specs, cross referencing, overlap time definition, comments and notifications. We will also discuss the different types of routings you can define as well as when to use alternate routings versus alternate operations.  

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Metal & Operation Cost (Costing)

Metal & Operation Cost (Costing)

April 16, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 3 of 5

Start to build the cost, step by step. We will visit Material Type and Operation master table setup. We will also work through the calculations that Odyssey does to create the cost.

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Tooling & Configurations (Product & Core Definitions)

Tooling & Configurations (Product & Core Definitions)

April 22, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 4 of 4

We will review how the Tool master is created and discuss all of the pertinent information. This session also reviews the concept of tooling configurations and how those can be defined for a die caster or a foundry. Other topics will include impressions limits, notifications, tool functions, and tool rate definition.

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Margin vs Markup & Below Lines - Final Cost (Costing)

Margin vs Markup & Below Lines - Final Cost (Costing)

April 23, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 4 of 5

Adding in the extras and how is Margin vs Markup calculated. Now that you have your Product/Core costs, what is left? We will discuss what Belowlines are, what they do for you and why you would use them. The final consideration is Margin vs Markup and the difference in those calculations.

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Job Costs (Costing)

Job Costs (Costing)

April 30, 2020
1:00 PM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDT)
Part 5 of 5

Do you worry about efficiencies in your shop? This can help you determine how you are working compared to what you thought the item should be.

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Scheduling Workshop July 2020

Scheduling Workshop July 2020

July 21, 2020 - July 22, 2020 (Cut Off Date: July 13, 2020)
B&L Office - Bridgman, MI
$400

This 1.5 day workshop focuses on the tools available within the Odyssey software. Trainers will demonstrate the Flask Planner, Shop Planner, Heat Planner and setup requirements. Ample time for 1-on-1 with B&L consultants on scheduling questions is included.

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Crystal Reports Class August 2020

Crystal Reports Class August 2020

August 10, 2020 - August 11, 2020 (Cut Off Date: July 31, 2020)
B&L Office - Bridgman, MI
$650

A 2 day, hands-on class which walks you through modifying, creating and setting up new reports within Odyssey.

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Boot Camp August 2020

Boot Camp August 2020

August 12, 2020 - August 13, 2020 (Cut Off Date: August 3, 2020)
B&L Office - Bridgman, MI
$650

This hands-on 2 day class will cover navigating in browser-based Odyssey. All modules from Quoting to Cash Application and Purchasing to Payment will be covered.

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2020 Die Casting Congress & Tabletop

2020 Die Casting Congress & Tabletop

October 20, 2020 - October 22, 2020
DeVos Center - Grand Rapids, MI

Our team will be on-site in our home state of Michigan for the die casting conference of the year. Drop by our booth and say hi!

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Boot Camp November 2020

Boot Camp November 2020

November 16, 2020 - November 17, 2020 (Cut Off Date: November 6, 2020)
B&L Office - Bridgman, MI
$650

This hands-on 2 day class will cover navigating in browser-based Odyssey. All modules from Quoting to Cash Application and Purchasing to Payment will be covered.

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Crystal Reports Class November 2020

Crystal Reports Class November 2020

November 18, 2020 - November 19, 2020 (Cut Off Date: November 9, 2020)
B&L Office - Bridgman, MI
$650

A 2 day, hands-on class which walks you through modifying, creating and setting up new reports within Odyssey.

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