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    Re: Hive body assembly??

    But if you are working alone...
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    Re: Hive body assembly??

    Harry,

    Why do you not complete the nailing of the exposed joints while the box is in the jig rather than just driving the two nails in each side? It seems this would ensure that the box is not...
  3. Re: Is there a trick to removing the entrance reducer?

    Here’s a little trick that will often get a stuck entrance reducer out quickly without having to pry up the hive bodies. It requires a Maxant-style hive tool and one other of any type. Stick the...
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    Re: Hive handles?

    carlinmo,

    I wonder if your jig could be modified to cut handholds that angle up at the top like the commercial ones, instead of being perpendicular to the hive body? If you mounted the wide part...
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    Re: Which hive tool?

    I recently bought an Italian Hive tool from Dadant's after reading this thread, but I do not understand how it makes lifting frames easier. It has a hook end that is much larger than on the Maxant...
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