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Offline dlmarti

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Small cell, up in the super
« on: June 21, 2007, 10:27:02 PM »
I'm sold on the idea of using mediums throughout my hives, I like the idea that all of the equipment is the same.

I want to transition to small cell, in the brood chamber.
Is there a reason why I wouldn't want to use small cell foundation in the supers also?

My thought is to continue to keep everything the same.

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Re: Small cell, up in the super
« Reply #1 on: June 21, 2007, 10:51:12 PM »
You can use the same thing in the supers, it won't hurt anything. Plus, you'll have drawn comb that can be used anywhere in your hive.

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Re: Small cell, up in the super
« Reply #2 on: June 22, 2007, 09:10:31 AM »
Harder to extract,  but I'm not sure that alone would be the deciding factor.
« Last Edit: June 22, 2007, 10:14:25 PM by Robo »
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Re: Small cell, up in the super
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2007, 08:39:51 PM »
They tend to draw it better in the brood nest, but I would use it everywhere.
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