Originally Posted by SushiHunter
That's most likely how the end user would look at it as the most fairest way. But the person providing the deliverables would most likely look at it as how much time it "costs" them. The agreement/contract for the materials plus completion fee would force the builder to stay on schedule or they will loose money, so to speak if the handoff of the deliverable is delayed. I'd say the simple trading of goods for the service is most likely a very good "contract" for this type of work, say "if your interested, I'll pay for all the materials and for your time and work I'll give you my other r/c bird if you can build me this new r/c bird".
HOWEVER! I would gladly build airplanes for 10 bucks an hour
I think at that wage a guy could justify covering the cost of some materials too.
I dont know what it took as far as hours, but I did this repair
for $100.00 awhile back. I dont think I went over 10 hours, but it might have been close. I suppose it would be beneficial to start logging hours, if only for a reference for myself.
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