Queen cup size.

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Poly Hive

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I read somewhere that 10mm is now the best size giving larger queens. This is up one mm from the 9 I have always used.

Does anyone know if it actually makes any difference apart from saving on sanding down 10mm dowel?

PH
 
Hi PH….would be interested if you have any info re the 10mm and a link.
 

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