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    Re: Need to seal floor on honey house

    Shot peen is also call shot blast. Basically small steel BB shot at the floor. I feel it is the best way. Then grinding with a Diamond floor grinder. Way at the bottom of the list would be acid...
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    Re: Bees making an entrance

    The aluminum foil tape works better. Same idea found in the same area of the store. Duct tape over time curls up and fails over time.
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    Re: Mike Palmer Nuc

    This was a lot of the reason way I more to frame feeder in the bottom box. No more bur comb. And no I haven't try wintering over this way. The only thing that I don't like about the set up is having...
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    Re: What respirator to use for OAV?

    To properly fit a respirator it needs to be fit tested. With NO FACIAL hair. For the fit. They normally use Banana oil for the test.
    David
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    Re: Double dipping into the honey jar...

    My girls hate it that I use my honey dipper to stir my coffee every cup. And I tell them that I have been doing it long than they have been around. An that includes my wife.
    David
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    Re: Lip Balm...

    Lipbalmtubes.com is who I just order from if you are going to order any quantity.
    David
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    Re: Besswax wood finish?

    Thanks Rader for the help with the link
    David
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    Re: Mike Palmer Nuc

    He is taking a deep and buts a3/4 divider board to make the bottom brood box. Then makes two 8 1/8 wide nuc boxes that goes on top of the divided deep. Then two inner covers and one normal top....
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    Re: Besswax wood finish?

    Their is a nice PDF that the gov put together. Try a search for it. This is a copy of the heading that I have saved. Sorry for the gobbledygook.
    David
    <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0...
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    Re: Honey price

    With Ball qt Jars I can get 3 lb in With the mayo jars only 47 oz. but about $ 3.00 cheaper by the doz.
  11. Re: Where to buy those cans of syrup and Bee Package Cages?

    When I was at Hardeman's it look like they made up there own cans of Surup.
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    Re: Stinky Hive,,,,

    I bet it is something else.
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    Re: Acebirds one hive

    As soon as I see them the traps go in. A club member made up a interesting trap. Basically a fram with a saw cut on most of the top with Plastic sides. He would pull it and freeze them.
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    Re: Smoker Plug

    Just some green leaves is all you need. Fold into a plug an put it in
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    Re: Shrink wrap for lip balm tubes

    Found a new way to open them. Thin Latex rubber glove. You know the ones you buy by the box. Work great. I have fault this for years.
    David
  16. Re: Nails for assembling Langstroth beehives

    Most will work that are close to a 7 if hand nailing I like the twisted nails or mails(sp) nail. Needs to be 1and 1/2 times longer than the thickness of the board you are nailing. So on a 3/4 board...
  17. Re: going to try to remove bees off the supers with my handheld blower

    The Mikita one that I played with at a tool show seamed on the weak side for blowing out. I like my 3000 watt peck inverter with a new leaf blower. I think it is a blacken decker one
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    Maxant bottling valve

    Tired of the mess with the honey gate will Maxim bottle bottling valve set up work on the five gallon Bucket
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    Re: Useless tools or beginners luck?

    The pry bar I was talking about. It gets between the easily. ://www.woodcraft.com/Product/2020127/19653/SharkGrip-8-Pry-BarNail-Puller.aspx
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    Re: Useless tools or beginners luck?

    One tool that at times comes in real handy. Is what I call a Japanese pry bar. Out of woodcraft. Very thin blade and very strong. I don't tear up corners of boxes as much with it. Great for prying...
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    Re: Dadant sump tank

    I to have a water jacket one that I got when I bought out a keeper. And to date haven't set it up.
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    Re: Flies in the Honey House

    I have set out a couple bottle with a some apple cider vinger and a touch of dish soap. For the fruit flys
  23. Re: Getting real tired of melting down capping on the stove..other options??

    Brood wax comb. I have been melting in a old fashion wash tub with water and a fish fry burner. Then finish off in my wax melter.
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    Re: Barrel Settling Tank

    In a rain water barrel I have had problems with trusting a valve that I installed in it. But that is water. If it had a threaded spot in the right area I would go for it
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    Re: Hive Lift?

    I see a small fork lift on the front of a ATV.
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