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  1. #1
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    that it the ideal inside dimentions for a queen cell cup making my own out of wax that size should it be thank
    eaglesbee

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    eaglesbee,


    >ideal inside dimentions for a queen cell cup 1/4 to 5/16 inch are satisfactory

    http://mkat.iwf.de/mms/metafiles/020...0000000_lo.asx

    Terry

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    tree eights inks is dadant book what suggest welkome

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    Bullseye Bill in The Scenic Flint Hills , KS
    www.myspace.com/dukewilliam

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    Nursebee..... The Mead must be mighty fine tonight, eh??? : ) Next time I am over that way I hope I can try some.... : ))

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    haha
    that's some interesting verbage we have going on here! Keeps be going in these wee morning ours. (study break... animal physiology exam in ohhh... 3.5 hours or so!)

    justgojumpit

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    5/16" is what Jay Smith says in "Queen Rearing Simplified". He experimented with various sizes and concluded that size got the best acceptance by the bees.
    Michael Bush bushfarms.com/bees.htm "Everything works if you let it." ThePracticalBeekeeper.com 40y 200h 37yTF

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