Great starter kit for anyone looking to get into beekeeping looking for a serious first year! This kits allows you to install a captured swarm, Package of Bees, or a NUC (Nucleus Hive) with room for honey production.
Just add your preferred paint or stain, and you are ready for bees!
The assembled 10 Frame Deluxe Beginner Kit is composed of the following:
- 10 Frame Telescoping Cover
- 10 Frame Notched Inner Cover
- 10 Frame Assembled Medium Honey Super (2)
- 6 1/8″ Assembled Grooved Top & Bottom Bar Frames with Waxed Ritecell® (Yellow) Foundation (20)
- 10 Frame Assembled Deep Hive Bodies (2)
- 9 1/8″ Assembled Grooved Top & Bottom Bar Frames with Waxed Ritecell® (Black)Foundation (20)
- 10 Frame Screened Bottom Board with Tray
- Boardman Entrance Feeder
- Glory Bee Vented Full Suit with Zippered Round Veil (Small – XXX-Large)
- One Pair of Goatskin Leather Gloves (XX-Small – XX-Large)
- 4″ x 7″ Smoker with Guard/Wood Bellow
- 1/2 lb. Smoker Fuel
- Standard Hive Tool
- Bee Brush
These waxed-coated Ritecell® foundations are easy to use and require no additional reinforcement, which is handy when it comes to honey extraction using an extractor! Wax moths cannot damage Ritecell® foundations. If you get an infestation, simply scrape clean and re-wax. Ritecell® foundations are food grade plastic.