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Thats the ones.
Thornes maybe a little cheaper.

When I use them I try to keep with the year colour they are used,so next years are blue.
 

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cheers mark
only going there as dont think thornes does paypal,i may be wrong;)
 

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They look like the plastic spacers I have seen being used but my instincts tell me this is very old fashioned beekeeping. I use Hoffman frames in the brood chamber and Manleys in the supers. However, I know lots of people use spacers and are very happy - so go with the spacers, but then there are people still using WBC hives...

On the plus side not all extractors take Manley frames so using narrower frames is appropriate at times.
 

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Why not buy proper frames in the first place, namely Hoffmans?

Makes life so much easier.

PH
 

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only going there as dont think thornes does paypal,i may be wrong;)
I must admit its a pain adding card details every time I place an order.
Maybe its something Thornes could think about..
They use Paypal for their Ebay account.
 

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is there such a thing as a Hoffman 12 x 14 frame?

my supers are castellated but the brood box is on runners what are the best frames for brood box's

i ask the 12 x 14 question as i am going to make some 12 x 14 boxes up over the winter:cheers2:
 

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is there such a thing as a Hoffman 12 x 14 frame?

my supers are castellated but the brood box is on runners what are the best frames for brood box's

i ask the 12 x 14 question as i am going to make some 12 x 14 boxes up over the winter:cheers2:
I have just bought some 14 x 12 sides from Thornes..............and they are all hoffmans :)

Yours Roy
 

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Yes there are hoffman 14x12 frames, I use them myself!

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ive got castellations in my bb and there not to my liking too bloody sharp for starters,so when i need some more frames ill try hoffmans
 

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Mark how many spacers do you need ?
 

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ive got castellations in my bb and there not to my liking too bloody sharp for starters,so when i need some more frames ill try hoffmans
I've a raft of hoffman convertors ,PM me I'll send you some :).
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ive just bought a pack of 100 thanx mark:)ive enough to change them including the ones that were on your frames
 

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