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1 Modifying a Langstroth Box for Flow Frames

The following steps are a guide to modify a standard 8- or 10-frame langstroth super box to allow you to fit Flow Frames, it should take you 1 to 2 hours to complete.

Download the full instructions as a printable PDF and view videos below:

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2 What are the dimensions of the Flow Frames?

The Flow Frames are designed to fit a standard Langstroth deep super. The Flow Super has the same measurements as a Langstroth deep (8 or 10 frame) super.

The height of the Flow frame is 242mm; this perfectly fits a Langstroth deep box.

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3 Brood Box - Cedar

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Just like the brood boxes that are included with our

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4 How often do I need to check the brood?

This depends on your location. In our area it is normal to inspect the brood nest of each hive twice a year for disease. In some areas beekeepers check more frequently. If the hive is weak it should also be inspected. Our invention changes the honey ...

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5 Why aren't my bees filling the Flow Frames?

Bees waxing the gaps:
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6 Do I need to clean the Flow Frames?

Apart from the trough at the bottom, you don't need to clean Flow Frames unless you detect disease in them.  You will need experienced beekeepers to give you advice on disease prevention and response for your area.

The plug for the honey coll...

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7 UK / British Standard National hives and Flow Frames

We are now selling UK National sized Flow Supers, see our European website here:
view our Langstroth box modification videos and adapt that to the UK National design. A UK National is higher than a Lang deep. You will have to cut it ba...

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8 Can I fit the Flow frames into my existing beehives?

Yes. We want Flow to be adaptable and as affordable as possible so we have designed it so you can use your own boxes. The Flow Frames are designed to fit Langstroth size deep boxes (although they will adapt to others) and are inserted into standard b...

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9 Are the Flow Frames made from BPA free plastic?

We have worked hard to ensure that our Flow Frames are manufactured from the very best food grade materials.

The clear viewing ends of the frames, as well as the honey tube and caps, are made from a virgin food grade copolyester. The ma...

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10 Do Flow Frames work with Manuka / Jellybush honey?

The only test we have done with thixotropic honey in Flow Frames used Australian Jellybush, which is similar to New Zealand Manuka honey. This ended up being a 50/50 mixture of ordinary honey and Jellybush.

We found that with repeated opening/...

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