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  1. #61
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Germany, BW

    Default Re: Small Cell Foundation Help, Please

    Quote Originally Posted by Dan the bee guy View Post
    I don't think the brood nest is "warmer" there are more cells per square inch so you need fewer bees to cover the brood that equals faster growth of the population.
    That´s what I meant, thanks, dan, to make it clear.
    If you let the bees decide they build 30-32 bee space between the combs in worker brood area without frames, or even more narrow. David Heaf has some nice picts on his side. So why arguing?
    Listen to good advice, then.... make your own decision. fusion_power

  2. #62
    Join Date
    Aug 2002
    Nehawka, Nebraska USA

    Default Re: Small Cell Foundation Help, Please

    >Thank you. Do you make your own narrow frames from scratch or trim available frames down?

    Yes. I also pay people to make them for me when I can find them. I hope to buy enough to offer them for sale one of these days soon. The custom made ones are nice since the top bar is thinner as well.
    Michael Bush "Everything works if you let it." 42y 40h 39yTF

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