Re: First year extraction
- I don't consider high accuracy as important, but consistency (repeatability) is. That way it is easy to determine if they are putting up, or using, stores by simply comparing measurements one or more days apart.
--- In Beekeeping@yahoogroups.com, Jorg Kewisch <jorg@...> wrote:
> Side to side works but I am more comfortable in the back. The method
> also assumes that the weight is evenly distributed, which is not always
> true. So the whole measurement is only good within 5-10 %. But you would
> not tell your bees: Hey, you got 1 pound too much, hand it over...
> On 08/27/2013 01:35 PM, husztek wrote:
> > Regards the pivot point from front to back.
> > Wouldn't you eliminate that consideration if you were to weigh it from
> > side to side?
> > Thanks,
> > Bill