Type: Posts; User: Beeslave
Sunset brand have the copper lines running underneath the inner tank. Those can be converted to run hot water through the lines.
Some really old models that were ice bank style can be used like a...
I thought bumping this up would be fitting for present prices being offered.lol
I have a Mannlake vented jacket/veil. I dislike the veil when backing up my bobcat but the jacket is cooler then wearing a T-shirt.
Hives reach a point where they expand rapidly. 1 or 2 Supers is not enough. Keeping them compact to make brood work easier will start swarming. I had a few yards that got swarmy because we had the...
I use a smaller gear pump. I plumbed a line that goes from my output line back to my input line. Inline on that hose I installed a gate valve. I open and close that to adjust the pressure to what I...
WD40 works good to. It also removes most of the propolis that is stuck to your hands.
Some barrels are thinner walled and the ribs are smaller. Those barrels will slip down with that style grabber.
2 or 4 wheel drive? Long haul or short?
You can make a "Weasel box trap" using rat traps which are cheap and easy to find. Google "Weasel box trap plans".
This years form is different then last years NASS Survey. Last year it stated failure to complete and send in could lead to a FINE. Maybe I have another survey to look forward too.
They are so persistent at getting your data that if you ignore them long enough they will show up knocking on your door.
Tap the side of the box and you should hear them as they will get louder.
No big fields of Buckwheat around here. Japanese Knot Weed and Asters will make dark honey around here. Honeydew will darken the honey also.
Take a squirrel cage style blower. On the output side build a screened catch box. At the air entrance side place a bright light bulb. During the night time hours the bees will fly to the light, the...
Definitely not honey bees
Householder-I'll hand deliver a few hundred lbs to you for $20.00 lb....You can make a quick grand....I can make an extra grand, pay for my fuel and motel, get to do some sight seeing and have...
Put scrapings in 5 gallon pail(no more then half full), fill with water, stir, junk floats to top, skim off junk, stir, skim off junk, slowly pour off water, fill again with water, stir, skim, stir,...
Great news if this reduces off target contamination as well as reported in this article.
I ordered 3 of these lamps(from a different supplier that was cheaper) to achieve the beam pattern combination needed for the surface area I need to heat.
Jim, that melter functions differently then what I am building. I have a really old model of that design.
The melter I am building can also be used to easily melt down old comb while in the frame...
LOL Mark......that is exactly Why I'm building this MELTER. The cappings have already been SPUN OUT.....as I stated earlier. If you watch the video you will understand what I'm building and how it...
I will be using lamps like this.