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Offline adamant

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i need to coat a few plastic foundations.. whats the easiest way  with a limited amount of bees wax on hand..

Offline danno

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How much is a few pc's and how much is limited wax. 

Offline tefer2

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Heat wax in microwave and brush on with paint brush. Next time buy waxed coated plastic.

Offline adamant

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thank you.. i bought one of those shamrock mating quad nucs and they recommend to coat the frames..

Offline Jim 134

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thank you.. i bought one of those shamrock mating quad nucs and they recommend to coat the frames..

adamant...........


  How many Queens are you going to breeder @ year ???


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Jim . I am just looking to raise a few for me and some friends .

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 IMO If I was going to raise a few Queens 1-100 why not look in to a full frame system ???





               BE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
"Tell me and I'll forget,show me and I may  remember,involve me and I'll understand"
        Chinese Proverb

"The farmer is the only man in our economy who buys everything at retail, sells everything at wholesale, and pays the freight both ways."
 John F. Kennedy
Franklin County Beekeepers Association MA. http://www.franklinmabeekeepers.org/

 

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