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    Re: Single Frame Bee Funnels

    Contact your local sheet metal shop. Show them what you want. They'll build you one.
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    Re: New England vacation

    We got to visit MA, ME, NH, VT, NY, CT & RI.

    Great trip.

    Thanks to all who replied.
    Dave
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    Re: New England vacation

    Thanks for letting us visit Michael.

    See ya next time.
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    Re: New England vacation

    Some red, yellows, & golds. The locals we talked to along highway 302 and kankamungus highway said last week was the peak for that area.

    Still some color in the southern parts.

    We're going...
  5. Re: Any woodburning barrel stove users out there?

    I have a double barrel wood stove in my workshop. It works well.
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    Re: New England vacation

    The Kancamangus highway in NH was wonderful! Portland was nice too.

    On to VT.
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    Re: Label Design and Printing

    We use http://www.onlinelabels.com/.

    We buy the sheets, and designed our own, for the various bottle sizes. We then run them through the printer, and we're all set.
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    Re: Why North and South Dakota?

    My bees forage on clover and alfalfa. If you get away from the endless corn fields, there is a lot of alfalfa fields, and hay fields full of clover.

    My understanding, (not a botanist) is that the...
  9. Re: Attention night owls.. Chat tonight…. mini nuc discussion… 11pm central

    Here is a link to the ones I built, but still haven't used.

    http://youtu.be/D4YfJfLjBx4

    Enjoy the chat!
  10. Re: Periscope entrance w/ screened removable feeder on Super

    Do you have any more pictures? Very interested.

    Dave.
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    Re: New England vacation

    So now we have all the mailers from the tourism departments, but can you folks recommend some "must sees" in MA, ME, NH and VT?

    The only things on the list so far are, Cheers, Lighthouse tour,...
  12. Re: I need tips for selling honey at farmers market

    It might not apply to all markets... But move your vehicle somewhere else.

    The booth next to us doesn't move theirs, and I wonder how many give up due to parking.
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    Re: winter bee storage

    You can find free trailer houses on craigslist. Mounting a motorized damper in one of the windows would help to control the temps inside. The damper motor is very low draw, so a solar panel would...
  14. Re: what to use for something to spread CREAMED HONEY on as a sample

    I would try popsicle sticks. I think they should be easy to find at the grocery store.
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    Clover all over

    I travel a lot for work, and having spent a good deal of time on the highways in SD, IA, MN & NE I can say I have never seen so much clover in the ditches. Miles & miles of yellow, white & red.
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    Re: Syringe needle grafting tool

    Interesting idea!

    In a former career... we used vacuum pencils for delicate pick & place operations such as shown in these links.

    http://www.vaccon.com/Cups-Pencil.aspx

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  17. Thread: Apiary ground

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    Re: Apiary ground

    Old shingles.
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    Re: Where's the pollen coming from?

    What color? I've saw whitish/grey colored pollen last weekend.
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    Re: New England vacation

    October 11th - 17th, 2014.
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    Re: New England vacation

    Tickets are purchased, car is rented.

    Can't wait!
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    Re: My Bees died over the winter :(

    We were below zero for too long. The bees were all head first in the cells, 2 inches from a new patch of honey.

    On the bright side, I have honey to extract when it warms a bit.
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    Re: My Bees died over the winter :(

    Mine did too JimBee53. 25 of 27 dead.

    I'm in South Dakota.
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    Re: Bending aluminum for telescoping covers?

    I use the 1" side of this tool. Works well.


    https://www.acwholesalers.com/Malco-HVAC-Tools/12F-12-Fixed-Length-Folding-Tool-/12680.ac?gclid=CMCigrKbp70CFUWVfgodaWUAEg
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    Re: New England vacation

    I've always wanted to visit NE. Now that the kids are grown and gone, we are doing some travelling. Looking forward to it.
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    New England vacation

    My wife and I are planning a trip to New England this fall. We would like to time it so we can be there to see the fall colors.

    Can anybody recommend what dates would be good for this?

    Thanks....
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