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    Thumbs Up Bee Smoker Designed for the Third World

    Here is the design and instructions of this smoker: http://learningbeekeeping.com/beekee...ld-beekeeping/

    Peace Corps volunteers and NGOs that do beekeeping should find it useful. Assembled from scrap, with no power tools. Only a hammer, nail, machete and maybe pliers.

    After much trial and error, over the last year, I've come forth with a simplistic beesmoker design for use in third world areas. This began as a project with Paul Jackson when I interviewed him to make a documentary about his bee smoker collection . Drawing upon my experience in East Africa in the Wagogo tribal areas of Tanzania, I think all the materials needed could be found in most villages in the bush.

    I'm calling it the 'Jackson-Taylor 3 can smoker'.

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    Last edited by outofabluesky; 11-21-2012 at 12:37 AM. Reason: adding pic
    Find out about my Swarm Trapping book at http://learningbeekeeping.com/beekee...-to-swarm-trap

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