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  1. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    Recently, I saw a post about Long Box users switching back to traditional Langs because their bees store very little honey in them! I've been considering scrapping my plans for a long box and just using a normal Lang, but I am wondering if I am just scaring too easily. I'd like to keep this...
  2. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    Hello Everyone! I have been designing a Long Lang I want to build, but don't know how many frames I should build it to hold. I have seen plans that hold 30, but have read others say that isn't enough. Others have said they won't fill a box longer than 45", which is just about 30 frames. My...
  3. Bee Forum
    I have a question, When I first started out with beek last year. I started out with 2- 8 Frame Medium hives. I guess they are more of the garden type hives. All my Frames in each box wether they be the 2 Medium Supers or the other 3 shallow supers have the 6 5/8" Frames in them, Should I...
  4. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    They tore down a house on my block. The siding is 100 year old cedar. The rest is from a fence someone replaced. I bought 1/4" hardware cloth and doubled it to make 1/8" squares for the bottom. Not shown are the 1" thick (1 3/8" wide top bars. I used string welded on with beeswax for the top...
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