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Offline labradorfarms

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quick question
« on: March 13, 2014, 07:37:58 PM »
What size wax foundation do I need for 6 5/8 supers?
6 1/4 or 5 3/8.....

I know its probably a dumb question but im new.
I am thinking 6 1/4 but want to be sure,

Offline G3farms

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Re: quick question
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2014, 08:03:17 PM »
6 5/8" supers are mediums or Illinois

the frames are 6 1/4"

wax foundation is 5 5/8"


Please be sure and look at the bee supply catalog you are ordering from, there can be several different sizes.
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Re: quick question
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2014, 08:40:47 PM »
and most of the places from which you will order are happy to help you out if you call.  they know it can be confusing and they'd rather help you with an order than manage a return or unhappy customer   ;)
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