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Hive Types and Frames

Commercial Bee Hive Frame Bottom Bars

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   B.S. Commercial Bee Hive Frame Bottom Bars Tolerances are + 0.1 mm?? Material… Most softwoods …

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Bee Hive Design Parameters

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   Bee Hive Design Parameters The design of bee hives is not a matter of aesthetics …

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Bottom Bars

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Bee Hive Frame Bottom Bars Tolerances are + 0.1 mm Material… Most softwoods …

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British Standard Bee Hive Frame Dimensions- National

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Bee Hive Frame Dimensions British Standard Deep Frame Dimensions These are the external …

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British Standard Beehive and Frame types

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Beehive and Frame types The “National” hive is the accepted standard in the …

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British Standard Frame & Frame Part Designations

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Frame & Frame Part Designations This list covers most possibilities. The 14″ x …

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British Standard Smith Bee Hive Frames and Parts

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Smith Bee Hive Frames and Parts The main difference between Smith frames and …

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Commercial Frame

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Commercial Bee Hive Frame Dimensions The basic Commercial frames are derived from the …

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Commercial Side Bars

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   B.S. Commercial Bee Hive Frame Sides Wiring Holes are 1.5 mm Dia.?? Tolerances are + …

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Commercial Top Bars

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Commercial bee hive frame Top bars Tolerances are + 0.1 mm?? Material… Most …

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Dadant Hive

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH. Dadant Bee Hive A very old Dadant style hive     This type of bee hive …

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Hanging Section Frame Conventional Type, for National Beehives

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   Hanging Section Frame Conventional Type, for National Beehives This is a traditional British standard type …

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Langstroth

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH. The Langstroth Bee Hive Langstroth equipment accounts for about 75% of worldwide beekeeping kit, however within …

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National Top Bars

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   British Standard Bee Hive Frame Top bars Tolerances are + 0.1 mm Material… Most softwoods …

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Neighbour Hive

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   Neighbour’s Bee Hive, a historic type Alfred Neighbour was a beekeeping entrepreneur who lived in …

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Poly Hives sizes and vendors.

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Lyson of Poland aka as Abelo on Ebay National and Langstroth   Swienty of Denmark: National and Langstroth   Paynes: National   Modern Beekeeping:  Langstroth and National   Beehive Supplies.  www.beehivesupplies.co.uk   It pays of course to shop around and of the above I have hand on experience with Paynes, Lyson …

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Ventilation of Beehives, Includes Airflow in Beehives.

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   Bees are capable of fanning their wings to cause a draught, or movement of air, …

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WBC Bee Hive

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself. Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   WBC Bee Hive WBC Hive in Ceder William Braughton Carr was the ‘inventor’ of this …

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Long Deep Bee Hive, and it’s variants

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn This page is credited in full to Dave Cushman who created it. His voice is expressed in black colour text and any additions or comments in blue belong to myself Credit: Dave Cushman’s website. PH.   The first long hive that I came across was the one designed by Commander Tredwell… …

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