From cover to foundation, this outfit has all you need to get through your first year of beekeeping, and beyond! When you order one of our popular Deluxe Beginner Outfits, you get to choose what you want in your perfect hive, without having to buy each piece separately.
Your choices for this outfit include 8-frame or 10-frame; two shallow supers or two medium supers; frame style; and assembled or unassembled. This particular kit is just one combination of these choices. Check out our other Deluxe Beginner Outfits for more options.
- This assembled outfit includes:
- 2 8-frame deep hive bodies with 16 pre-installed D style frames
- 2 8-frame medium supers with 16 pre-installed D style frames
- Wax foundation
- Screened bottom board with entrance reducer
- Wooden inner cover
- Wooden outer cover
- Plastic Boardman entrance feeder w/punched feeder cap (fits a standard quart jar)
- Queen excluder
- Hive tool
- Smoker with 1 lb. of untreated burlap
- Bee brush
- Protective clothing (cotton pullover jacket with zipper veil, cotton pants, goatskin gloves, and plastic pith helmet)
- How to Keep Bees and Sell Honey by Walter T. Kelley
- Homegrown Honey Bees by Alethea Morrison
- Painted exterior
Crafted from Select grade eastern white pine, the highest quality eastern white pine available. It has the least amount of imperfections allowed, and offers maximum strength and the smoothest look. Manufactured at our plant in Clarkson, KY.
Note: Bees and other supplies must be purchased separately.
Note: Wax becomes brittle during freezing weather and may be held for unfavorable weather conditions. We cannot ship wax below 32 degrees. Wax items may be held until April 1st, 2017, depending on daily temperatures. Please call with inquiries for shipping details.