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Author Topic: # of frames in a queen castle  (Read 657 times)
Hemlock
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« on: September 28, 2011, 09:36:35 AM »

For those of you with queen castles how many frames do you have in each division?

I want to make a long hive with 6 to 8 divisions. 

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« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2011, 10:04:15 AM »

2 frames works fine.  One just isn't enough.  3 will work, but kind of defeats the idea of a minimal place to have a queen.
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