Here is a question, plain and simple... Do you think that a slightly modified patio lantern would work as a bee smoker? You know... the decorative kind that is filled with oil, makes a bunch of smoke and supposedly repels mosquitos.
It would depend on how you modify it. I have used many makeshift smokers when I haven't had a real one handy. Usually the extent of my make shift is a small torch made with twine wrapped on the end of a stick.
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