41+ Top Bar Hive Feeder Plans PNG. The sides consist of three 1x6s. I've been a backyard beekeeper for eight years, and over that time i've experimented with different types of hive designs including horizontal top bar, warré, and the foundationless langstroth.
Top bar hive beekeepers has 6,958 members. The entrance can be a slit in the front or a few holes in the side. The bars form a continuous roof over the comb.
The purpose was to have a feeder with as few parts and seams that would need sealing.
The long mediums i can use most anything that could be used on a regular hive. During winter or in hot climates during summer, an old pillow case or sack filled with wood. The purpose was to have a feeder with as few parts and seams that would need sealing. Alibaba.com offers 849 hive top feeder products.