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  2. Equipment/Hardware
    I did a video in three parts showing how to build my design of a bee vacuum. You can see them at: Part 1 - https://youtu.be/tDJGIzsucbE Part 2 – https://youtu.be/8B1jxHgtzJM Part 3 - https://youtu.be/IxIeIjHvAm4 And you can see the bee vacuum in use at...
  3. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    This is not my design, but I want to spread the word. It took me 10 minutes to make this. If the suction is too strong, I just tape off one of the outlet vents. Battery powered and easy to use. http://i1311.photobucket.com/albums/s663/DrDoorlock/BeeSucker_zpse9e24ceb.jpg
  4. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    I have done a lot of research on bee vacs. I see people sucking bees into buckets, cardboard cylinders, and even old coolers. One thing seems for sure they do suck up bees but the job of re-installing them is still ahead. After playing with a few different ideas it came to me. This bee vac is...
  5. Beekeeping 101
    I am interested in building a bee vac. I have looked at the one on this site, but was wondering if others had any plans that might be a little more simple to build. Thanks!
  6. Bee Forum
    I am new to beekeeping, and had an opportunity to remove some bees from a garage roof peak. This is my second cutout and it went really well. Part of my success is due to the bee vac I built using this design: http://robo.bushkillfarms.com/beekeeping/bee-vac/ There has been a lot of talk...
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