This allows you to adapt the length of the frames to many different sized hives.
10 frame beehive dimensions.
Start by cutting the boards to length.
19 7 8 x 9 5 8 x 3 4 these are the long sides.
For fronts and backs cut them a smidgen over 16 1 4.
In the center of the board cut a hole 1 1 8 x 3 3 4 lengthwise.
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The minimum thickness should not be less than 3 4.
Most size specific hive accessories are made for 10 frame.
10 frame bee hive dimensions.
It s made with a frame 16 1 4 x 20 x 3 4 and a board 1 4 thick that rests center on the inside of the frame.
Bees have access to 2 more frames for honey brood in each box.
As for the frame size they are the standard langstroth frame.
I centered the board to the frame the same way i did the bottom board by resting it on nails then nailing it to the frame.
1 x 12 clear pine.
More beekeepers use it and are familiar with managing bees in them.
I ll do up some when i get to the top bar hive and update this at the same time.
Remember all the other hive components like bottoms and tops also have to be sized to eight frame dimensions.
If you are using standard dimensional lumber you can use 1x8 3 4 x 7 1 4 for both shallow and medium super and 1x12 3 4 x 11 1 4 for the deep hive body.
1 x 12 clear pine.
Less boxes to work through when inspecting hive.
Also if you have eight frame equipment and all your beekeeping buddies have ten frame then you can t swap equipment back and forth.
Total hive height is lower than with 8 frame boxes.
Deep hive bodies ten frame version quantity material dimensions notes.
For the 3 4 finger joints start your first cut 3 4 from the bottom.
10 frame bee hive.
I designed these boxes to fit the same id as commercial langstroths.
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Hello chris i didn t make up a cut list on the 10 frame just the box s.
Shallow 16 x 19 x 5 medium 16 x 19 x 6 deep 16 x 19 x 9.
Less boxes to purchase when considering the whole hive.
19 x 1 1 16 x 9 1 8 or medium at 6 1 4.
However boxes of different depths can be mixed in the same hive with the following standard sizes available.
However you can reduce the length in increments of 12mm by removing some of the comb blades.
Note that the top finger is 5 8 not 3 4 and is trimmed to 3 8 long.
So the advantage of using smaller boxes is weight.
Therefore the beehive super dimensions can be the following.
The length of a flow frame is adjustable.