>I was wondering if anyone has used a horizontal hive that isnt top bar, but uses typical frames.http://www.bushfarms.com/beeshorizontalhives.htm
>Ive been considering this and think that it may be a lot less equipment restrictive to start out with a hive like this, my only question is there anything I could design into the hive for pest management?
Heres a SBB in one with top bars in it, but medium frames fit this box just as well.http://www.bushfarms.com/images/TTBHOpen.JPG
Natural comb or small cell will work either way. http://www.bushfarms.com/beesnaturalcell.htm