Mike's bees ---ohio
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Mike's bees ---ohio
1/16 drill bit and drill
I think like MR. HOGAN said --it would be easy to make take a piece of plastic and use a SOLDERING IRON
I set mine on DEER HUNTERS stands --up about the right distance --10 to 14 ft.
use some source of a box ---use light bulb or heat lamp will keep it from crystallizing ---keep it about 95 degrees will take a from a day --or two
burns375 ---handholds look just like the one's I make ---thanks to MR CLEO HOGAN JR .--- JIG ---works like a charm ---see ---do it yourself -----
WALL--MART has it
LAURI ---how much of the vitamins / electrolytes do U use in one batch ---U say sprinkle some on ---maybe a couple T spoon full
this is what I use BRAGG --ORGANIC RAW UNFILTERED APPLE CIDER VINEGAR WITH MOTHER --USDA ORGANIC --MADE FROM 100% ORGANIC APPLES --get it at KROGER'S --I can only get it in quarts ----
I was think if I used a frame for a form --pour hard candy and have it wired it by drilling small holes in the top and bottom ---using vertical wires to hole hard candy ---and placing frame close to...
what is the best to use ---DRY SUGAR---or a hard CANDY BOARD --bees some times carry dry sugar out of hive --
is one better for bees than the other - or get the most good out of ----or easier for...
YES------one reason would be the odds are she is an old QUEEN -- if U have a young proven QUEEN
I think the son ONLY WEIGHT one end of the hive-pick up half of hive - if so that is a good WEIGHT ---Total WEIGHT of a  deep going into winter would be 150 lbs.+ - jmo
I think U will need more reg. air openings --I built one almost the same --had to use screen opening with plexiglass covers --when running vac --then open when done --the bees will get hot -and...
ROB---here U get AMATRAZ
oldforte --I would think 16 ga. wire would be OK --the glow plugs shouldn't pull that many amps.
2--sugar-----1 water --for winter build up
1" hole is what I have with screen and I also use a robber screen on the entrance of all my NUC because I fed them for a kick start
do you have a whole in the back of nuc with screen over it for ventilation --if not that will help a lot
You can fine the opening that they are entering into your living area and plug it off ----I would go on CRAIG LIST IN YOUR AREA --list it in WANTED and FARM AND GARDEN you should get some one -how...
don't for get about your MANN LAKE --BEE BUCKS --they add up also
WELCOME --NORTHERN EAST IND. BEE club --next meeting is SEPT. 19--7:00 PM --4832 HILLEGAS RD. --FT. WAYNE, IN. --hope to see you there
leave them like they are ---just move some frames ---take a couple or so of FRAMES from bottom and put them in the top box--empty frames in the bottom might help some
you can use a long drill bit to drill into the tree if you don't hit honey or comb --go a little lower --to find where to cut ---like other have said by dropping the hole tree you will kill a large %...
yep odfrank --that is why I use a "deep" sandwich between  boxes I suck them in the bottom box--- use the vacuum to draw out of the top box --when done all you have to do is set your deep on a...