lastest one is all done and ready for its new home tomorrow
You're around 45 just for materials and postage. 70 would be better at that rate. (Sorry, no British pound key).I charge around £45- 70 per stick depending on what it is.
the cost of purchasing a seasoned straightened stick is around £10 plus postage then the eyes around £4 per pair heavy duty brass ferules over £1 rubber ferules £1 plus postage . this excludes the cost of the topper ,Danish oil or other .So your looking at material costs around £20 . this excludes time and tool replenishment and on to of that there is the cost of postage to the consumer which can be around £10,
so if your doing this for a living you would have to include time and you cant live on a minimum wage council tax, time, power researching making patterns and the workshop expenses .
So what is a realistic price
If your using rams horn they can be expensive buffalo horn is around £15 before you start