Re: Difference between honey wax cappings and brood wax cappings
There is difference in cap porosity, and so cap construction and the cap materials used (which in turn creates different appearance).
Originally Posted by dkvello
Capped brood needs to breath through the caps or it will die.
Capped honey needs to be sealed completely or it will absorb moisture and may go bad.
I know I read all of this from some good source while back; try googling again.
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