Alternate Designs

A BeeWeigh with greater standoffA BeeWeigh for sloping ground

  Greater Standoff:

Sometime the ground around the hives slopes to the extent that a BeeWeigh contacts the earth before the horizontal arm is level.  One way to deal with that situation is to add extensions to the fulcrum and lifting portions of the device as shown at the left.

Weighing Nuc Hives:

A BeeWeigh for Nuc Hives

The Nuc BeeWeigh

When there are many nuc hives to be weighed, it may be useful to have a BeeWeigh designed specifically for that purpose.  The version shown here is not foldable, but, it is small enough to be easily stored and transported.