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New Bee

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 11:39 am    Post subject: Top bar hive plan's. Reply with quote

Hello all.
Could any one direct me in the direction of the modern top bar hive plan Phil Chandler speaks of?
I have tried the links on the Bio Bees website but I could only find the simple version.
I'm in the middle of making the first one!
Regards Simon Curtis.
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Nurse Bee

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Location: Kenton, Devon, UK

PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:32 am    Post subject: Top Bar Hive Plan's Reply with quote

Hello Simon,
The original Top Bar Hive has a flat top and is relatively easy to make. There is the alternative Barn Style TbH which includes hooped bars that take considerably more effort to make but it's the one I chose having read up on the net of its several advantages...
My Blog includes a few sketches and some recent updates
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