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Brace comb

What is Brace comb?

  1. A small bit of wax built between two combs or frames to fasten them together. Brace comb is also built between a comb and adjacent wood, or between two wooden parts such as top bars.
  2. Spurs of beeswax built by bees linking frames and combs, and the outer comb and the internal side wall of the hive.
  3. Brace comb refers to the bits of random comb that con- nect two frames, or any hive parts, together. Burr comb is any extension of comb beyond what the bees build within the frames (Both should be removed by the beekeeper to facilitate manipulation and inspection of frames.)


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