As the production planner for Scott Sampson Products, Inc., you have been given a bill of material for a bracket that is made of a base, two springs, and four clamps. The base is assambled from one clamp and two housings. Each clamp has one handle and one casting. Each housing has two bearings and one shaft. There is no inventory on hand.
a. Design a product structure noting the quantities for each item
b. Determine the gross quatities needed of each item if you are to assemble 50 brackets.
c. Compute the net quantities needed if there 25 of the base and 100 of the clamp in stock