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  1. Equipment/Hardware
    I purchased a new dadant 20 frame extractor and man it’s loud. It sounds like it is the bearings. It makes noise on the rev up to speed and when maintaining speed. When slowing down the noise stops. I know that the lower bearing does go out but dang...this is a brand new extractor. Anyone have...
  2. Equipment/Hardware
    I bought a Dadant manual extractor a couple of years ago. Using it last night, it seems like the gear at the top of the shaft inside the extractor is not up high enough and it's causing noisy skips on the gear while it's moving, not a smooth operation. Does anyone have a fix? I could see...
  3. Equipment/Hardware
    Over the years as my honey production has increased (with no increases in labor force) I've sought out equipment to reduce the burden for my sideline operation. This post is just a recap of the input I received from beesource and the current state of my honey processing capability. Long ago, I...
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