Super-handy bucket strainer system for extracting honey using the crush-and-strain method.
Place honeycombs into the top bucket, which is lined with a screened bag, smash up the combs, place the the lid on top and wait for your honey to drain into the bucket below! Speed up the process by putting the buckets in the sun (making sure the lid is on tight so no insects get in) or in a heated room. Used for harvesting from horizontal top bar hives, Warre hives and foundationless Langstroth hives!
Sizing The ideal starter kit for anyone looking to get started with bees, regardless of the hive type. Includes Combination hat with veil Gloves Ultimate top bar hive tool Brush Optional You can upgrade your hat veil to a full jacket and veil or ventilated jacket and veil (this takes the place of the hat veil combo), and add a smoker if you'd like! Upgrade combination hat veil to full jacket or ventilated jacket and...
Our ultimate top bar hive tool is hand-forged in Portland, Oregon from 1/4" steel. Our top bar hive tools works well for all hive types. It is perfect for detaching comb from hive sides, cutting and scraping propolis, and prying frames. Whether you're using a horizontal top bar hive, a Warre hive, or a foundationless Langstroth, this is the only hive tool you'll need to carry! Our tool is based on the "Bill Wood Comb Knife", but...