TOP BAR HIVE HORIZONTAL WITH A SOLID FLOOR - SELF ASSEMBLY

£199.00

 

TOP BAR HIVE HORIZONTAL WITH A SOLID FLOOR WITHOUT WINDOW - SELF ASSEMBLY

 

  • In a Top Bar Hive [also see Warre Hive] the bees build their own comb hanging down from a top bar - hence the name
  • There is no need to provide frames or foundation
  • A small strip of wax can be put in the groove in the top bars to give the bees a start if desired
  • It can house either a single colony or two colonies separately by inserting the provided entrance sealer and brood divider
  • Alternatively, the divider can be used to manage a single colony as it grows
  • Cypress wood
  • Sloping sides
  • Four Legs
  • Solid Floor
  • Entrance with alighting board at each end
  • Entrance sealer provided for when the hive is being used for one colony
  • Removable brood chamber divider for use when two colonies are being housed
  • Available with or without a perspex viewing window.  
  • The window allows you to enter the fascinating and secret world of bees without opening the hive and disturbing the bees
  • A solid wood cover for window is provided to ensure the necessary insulation
  • Pitched roof with a metal cover
  • 26 Top bars with a groove for wax
  • Available self assembly or assembled - For assembled this is for collection only, please email to arrange before ordering.

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