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anyone using tung oil?
« on: August 22, 2011, 12:13:51 AM »
Do you use it on the inside of the hives, or only on the outside?
I've read that it may/may not be diluted, which can effect how deep it soaks into the wood.  If you dilute it with terpentine or something like that, I understand that you wouldn't want to put it on the inside of the hive.  If it is natural, though, I don't know if it would matter.

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