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House Bee
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« on: May 15, 2013, 10:21:05 PM »

it seems like the foundationless comb is thicker than comb on foundation is this true or just my imagination  thanks mark
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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2013, 10:44:00 PM »

They will draw it out thicker for honey storage than for brood rearing, larger space between frames will also result in thicker/ wider comb. Smiley d2

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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2013, 10:11:24 AM »

Just your imagination, or as don2 says, you're comparing brood comb to honey comb.  Brood comb is consistent in depth.  Honey comb is not.

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