NORTHERN VIRGINIA BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION 

Extractors


NVBA has 3 extractors for member use located throughout the Northern Virginia area.

  • Loan period is 2 weeks.  
  • Equipment is loaned out in the order in which it is requested.
  • During the busy extraction period members may have to wait for availability.
  • All pieces must be returned cleaned and disinfected to the custodians 

Equipment includes:

  • Detailed instructions on using the equipment
  • Stainless steel extractor with side crank (manual) for extracting from 2 (deep) to 4 (medium) frames simultaneously
  • 2-piece removable cover for the extractor
  • Uncapping tank consisting of 2 nesting buckets, a cover, a stabilizer, and straining screen
  • 5 gallon bottling bucket with lid and valve gate
  • Three graduated strainers that fit on the bottling bucket
  • An electric uncapping knife
  • A plastic uncapping scratcher  

 

You must be a NVBA member to  reserve an extractor

Area 1  - Vienna, Reston, Great Falls and McLean

Area 2Annandale, Falls Church, and Arlington

Area 3 - Alexandria and southern areas

 

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                                                                                                                 NVBA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

 P.O. Box 126 Falls Church, Va 22046

 

 

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