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    greengumbo

    stacking or storing frames

    Silly question really but thought I would consult the hive mind.

    I've recently built a wee workshop where I do my bee stuff. I'm putting together frames at the moment prior to waxing them but they...

    greengumbo Yesterday, 02:55 PM Go to last post
    prakel

    I've mentioned before that I 'did' my back...

    I've mentioned before that I 'did' my back several years ago and, as a result, took to beekeeping on my knees wherever the site allows; a useful tip gleaned from Steve Taber's writings. I was...

    prakel 15-02-2018, 08:45 PM Go to last post
    chris

    Mine has them at the knees :o though the legs are...

    Mine has them at the knees :o though the legs are too long so they act as shin pads.

    This is a cheaper d.i.y. model, though the hive boxes need strong 'strip' handles for the supports
    ...

    chris 15-02-2018, 04:44 PM Go to last post
    Adam

    My 'twang' moment was when I lifted a double...

    My 'twang' moment was when I lifted a double brood box from the back of a pick-up and down to the floor. Lifting was OK. Lowering was not.

    I find that pallets rot too easily or bend dangerously...

    Adam 15-02-2018, 11:50 AM Go to last post
    Adam

    Too much information Gavin!

    Too much information Gavin!

    Adam 15-02-2018, 11:45 AM Go to last post