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So I need I need to air out these moth crystal stored supers as quick as possible. Went out of town and came back to a few hives having filled out supers super fast...after just inching along the previous weeks.
I usually air out for a week leaned up.(see pic). But got to thinking...could air out quicker with a fan on top?(see pic)
Wanted to hear yall's thoughts and how long you think that fan would take?
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So I need I need to air out these moth crystal stored supers as quick as possible. Went out of town and came back to a few hives having filled out supers super fast...after just inching along the previous weeks.
I usually air out for a week leaned up.(see pic). But got to thinking...could air out quicker with a fan on top?(see pic)
Wanted to hear yall's thoughts and how long you think that fan would take?
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I would look at the package instructions for "Paramoth" here are the instructions from Mann Lake's site:

Para-Moth® is used to control wax moths in stored supers. Place 3 oz (85.04 g or 6 tablespoons) on a paper plate and place on top bars of uppermost super. Stack 5 deep supers or 9 shallow supers and cover with a tarp. Equipment should be aired for several days before use.
 

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I would lay the supers on their sides and have the fan blow through them like a wooden tunnel. Better airflow. Just a wild a'd guess, but two days would seem sufficient.
 
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