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    Re: Is there a trick to this extractor?

    It looks like the one I bought, except mine is stainless steel. can you rotate the basket with the handle. if you can, you will be able to pull the basket out, if is stuck put some hot water to...
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    Re: Fixing extractor

    Thanks guys for your help!!

    I cleaned the top rivets really good, and only will be removing the bottom
    rivets. I will use the Titanium coated bit as I was advise by fixs_stix, and replace them...
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    Re: Fixing extractor

    Thanks guys for the info.

    I'm going to clean more the rust withe the steel wool, and then look for the epoxy. Can you give any info where to get it.

    Thankyou again.
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    Fixing extractor

    Hi everybody!

    I just got a 4-frame little wonder Dadant hand extractor, when I got home
    I started to clean all the parts with steel wool. The rivets seem to have some rust that I won't be able...
  5. Thread: Extractor help

    by ADAME2M
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    Re: Extractor help

    Thanks for your response.

    I did buy it, It is a little wonder 4-frame extractor hand crank,
    the guy gave it for $200 after all.

    I'll try to post some pic later. It has some rust on the rivet...
  6. Thread: Extractor help

    by ADAME2M
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    Extractor help

    Hi everybody.
    Need some help deciding
    I have 4 hives going into my 3rd year beekeeping
    and don't plan to grow much with hives.

    There is an extractor for sale near my house
    is a 4-frame dadant...
  7. Thread: Help!!!

    by ADAME2M
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    Help!!!

    Hi everybody.

    Two days ago I checked a hive that I requeen back in May It was doing good.
    know I was only able to save the Queen and like 10 bees.
    Should I try and save this Queen, by taking...
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    Re: Requeening help?

    THANK YOU KIWIBEE.
    I will look more into that method.
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    Re: Requeening help?

    Thank you Dragonfly130 for your post.

    Can you clear something for me, You said that to put another box on top with some frames off brood and emerging bee's
    Just put the box on top with out mesh...
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    Re: Requeening help?

    I guess I will try the way fish_stix told me.
    Does anybody agree with this method or has any other sugestion.

    thanks
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    Re: Requeening help?

    Thanks fish_stix, for your coment.
    This seems faster and easyer that what I was going to try.
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    Re: Requeening help?

    The original queens are meaner than what I like to work, compare to my cordovan hive. As soon as I open the top cover ther is a bunch of bees hitting my veil. This four are from swarms or cutouts...
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    Requeening help?

    I have 4 hives that I want to requeen, after doing alot of reading and searching on this forum I came to this conclusion or method.
    My new Queens are set to arrive on april 30th.. A week before I...
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    Exporting queens

    Hi everybody.

    My dad has some hives in Mexico and I want to take some Queens to requeen
    with some nice CORDOVAN ITALIAN Queens. Is it possible for me to take the Queens to mexico, what do I need,...
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    Getting bees

    I bought mine from KOEHNEN & SONS I can not tell you if they are good bees or not as this is my first time getting bees, I don't even know if they have any available at this time but you can call...
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    Almost same as honeyman40408, went to ACE...

    Almost same as honeyman40408, went to ACE Hardware looking for #8 hardware cloth and they didn't have it in store. The saleslady told me that she will check on line and she could order it for me, so...
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    Help with feeder

    I bought some new 1 gal. paint cans for my top feeders, on my new packaged bees.
    Questino:
    I want to put #8 hardware cloth on the inner cover, will they be able reach the feed thru the screen if...
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    Nucs

    Kieck
    That was my first option to by Nucs, but I havn't had any luck. Around here I havn't found anybody whom maight sell me some nucs, I try to contact some members of this forum to buy them off of...
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    Thank you for your help.

    Yesterday I called koehnen's and talk to a nice lady, they are taking orders for the 2009 season they do deliver 3 lbs. packages ups. The bees are $75 plus shipping.
    I'll make my order today.
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    Packaged bees

    Thank you guys for replaying to my cuestion, at least know I have some where to call.

    Thank you again.

    Marcos
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    Help with bee packages

    I'm new to beekeeping, and I want to start this Spring. I have been trying to get bees, firts I started looking for a local beekeeper that maight sell me some nucs, no luck. Now I am looking for...
  22. Thread: Future Newbee

    by ADAME2M
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    Future Newbee

    Thanks for your help, WALKING BIRD.
    I'm goning to keep tring to look for some local beekeper and see if they can sell me some NUCS. I know of a two bee yards near the land where I'm opening the...
  23. Thread: Future Newbee

    by ADAME2M
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    Future Newbee

    Hi!
    A future newbee here, and I would like to introduce myself to the forum, I know I'm going to bother you guys with some questions, I have been following this forum for the past 5 months, I read...
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