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    Default Nice swarm

    this was a big one

    http://vimeo.com/4092892

    Dave

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    Did you get the queen? Looks like a good one for sure.

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    this was yesterday and everybody is still home so I think the queen must be in there. it was easy pickins

    Dave

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    That was great, let us know how they do.

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    I enjoyed all your videos.
    Thanks

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    That was a big one. Cool video thanks! Are you the camera man or the swarm catcher? I have the link saved. I will watch the other videos.
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    I was the camera man for the video
    this is me standing next to it

    http://www.drobbins.net/bee%27s/swarm/4-9-2009.html

    I have some other videos on youtube

    http://www.youtube.com/user/ms132872

    but the ones on vimeo seem to come out better



    Dave

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    Nice work Big D... 1.2.3. easy steps... I got one today too. I'll post it ..
    Mike

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    did you use a nuc? I cant tell.
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    That was huge swarm and a great video.

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    Chef

    it was a 10 frame deep box
    they filled it

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    nice......
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    That would bee a nice one to make comb honey with
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    yea, my buddy and I put them in a box of fully drawn comb so they should be set to draw out supers pretty quick
    let the games begin

    Dave

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    WOW Nice swarm. These posts are always better with pics and video. Thanks D.

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