8 Frame Double Beehive Kit With Mesh Screen Bottom Board And Gabled Lid
- 2 x 8 Frame Super Boxes - The super boxes come unassembled, are made from NZ Pine and feature dovetails joints for strength and ease of assembly. The boxes come unassembled.
- 16 Full Depth Frames - The 16 frames come unassembled and are made from high grade New Zealand Pine.
- Assembled Gabled Beehive Lid - The Gabled lid comes assembled.
- Assembled Inner Cover / Crown Board - The Inner Cover comes fully assembled and is designed to go between the top super box and the beehive lid.
- Screened Mesh Bottom Board - The bottom board comes fully assembled, is made from New Zealand Pine and feature a mesh base for hive health, ventilation and small hive beatle management. The base also have a removable draw to help trap small hive beatles.
- Galvanised Metal Queen Excluder
- Foundation - choice of:
- 16 sheets of Full Depth Australian Beeswax Foundation
- 16 sheets of Black Plastic Foundation
- 16 sheets of Yellow Plastic Foundation
- 100g Brass Eyelets & 500g Stainless Steel Wire (only required for beeswax foundation)
Please note the hive comes flat packed, with the lid and base pre-assembled. The super boxes and frames require assembly. Nails are NOT included with this kit.
Once assembled it is recommended the timber boxes be primed and painted for longevity.