Hive

  • Deep aka 'Standard' aka 'Full = 41.3 cm (9 5/8 in.) - this is a large size hive box and typically placed at the bottom of the hive as the brood chamber. Commercial beekeeping operations use mostly Standard or “Full Depth” boxes for brood and honey supers
  • Dadant 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.) - good for brood and honey supers
  • Shallow 14.7 cm (5 13/16 in.) - this is used only for honey supers