project:frame-queen-excluder:design
Concept Requirements Design Legal Builders Prototypes Media Documentation Tasks Suggestions Discussion

Description

  1. A board on each side of the frames(s) to fit the side profile of a hive body.
  2. A hole in the center of each board to allow honeybees access to e frames between them.
  3. A queen excluder to cover the hole in each board.
  4. The two boards joined at the bottoms with a flexible queen excluder the same length as the base of the boards and the width of the desired number of frames.
  5. Small boards or guides attached to the flexible queen excluder at the base to maintain the correct width for the desired number of frames.
  6. An unattached queen excluder the width and length of the desired number of frames to sit on top of frames with the side boards touching the sides.

Diagrams

inside.jpg
endtop.jpg