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Just out of curiosity.....When adding the second brood box, do the bees tend to draw out the comb faster because there are more bees doing the work? Slower because they already have 9 to 10 frames of comb to work with? Or about the same as the first box?

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It will be faster assuming that they either have lots of nectar or sugar water. If they don't have one or the other they will stop drawing comb.
 

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Lots more bees means they can pull it out faster and build up faster as they have more bees to cover the brood so more brood..etc, etc, etc.
 

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Thanks guys....It is amazing the number of trivial questons this hobby can make pop into a guy's head. And by the way I am feeding them the sugar water.


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