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As I forged ahead last Saturday morning in what can only be described as atrocious weather (transferring 10 lots of bees from travel boxes to BB's) I realised there must be a market for a waterproof beekeeping suit, anyone seen or heard of them?

I had three layers of protection and was soaked to the bone!

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Not that I know of. I used to wear a slicker suit over the bee suit.

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thanks, just on the back of a post I made on the bbka forum, does anyone else see a suit as a seasonal purchase?

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Would it be worth coating a bee suit with that silicone waterproofing spray for fabrics? Surly that would make it waterproof.
I think there is a waterproof wash you can use too, maybe that would help.


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Rip stop nylon? I believe that Sherriff made a red one from that type of fabric.
 

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point one try a fisher mans umberella they are massive able to cover two hives and a beek




point two ha ha ha hah ah ha hah a hahahah sorry but its dry inside the bee shed!
gona need a bigger shed then :patriot:
 

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