Fabrication lead times - do you know the difference?

 

Need to get that special fabrication done but not sure of the lead time?

Find below a list of our different fabrication categories and their respective lead times. Keep the details on hand by downloading our FABRICATION CATEGORIES document.

Category 1 - Stock Fab - Standard

  1. Has a dedicated Sayfa product code and selling price.
  2. Off the shelf product (not including bulk orders).
  3. No customer sign off on drawings required.
  4. Bulk quantities will incur additional lead time.

Category 2 - Stock Fab - Non Standard

  1. Has a dedicated Sayfa product code and selling price.
  2. 4 day fabrication lead time.
  3. No customer sign off on drawings required. Customer to receive confirmation via interactive PDF.
  4. Product design does not change, only critical dimensions.
  5. Bulk quantities will incur additional lead time.

Category 3 - Custom Fab - Standard

  1. Has an FC code in place of a Sayfa code.
  2. 10 day fab lead time - 4 day drawing time and customer sign off / 6 day fabrication time and Q.A. (from date of customer signed drawings received)
  3. Uses standard aluminium extrusions and components.
  4. Requires customer sign off on CAD drawing.
  5. Does not require excessive design time (up to 2 hours).

Category 4 - Custom Fab - Non Standard

  1. Requires a design and drawing service quote using code AD1903 prior to quoting the client on the final product.
  2. Has an FC code in place of a Sayfa code.
  3. 20 day fab lead time (estimated) - 5 day design time / 5 day prototype drawing time and customer sign off / 10 day fabrication time and Q.A. (from date of customer signed drawings received)
  4. Uses standard and non standard aluminium extrusions and components.
  5. Requires customer sign off on CAD drawing.
  6. Engineer computations and design fees may be required.

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