Best Honey Extractors

Updated March 2019
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Honey extractors allow bee keepers to remove the honey from honeycombs effectively and easily. Usually, these extractors feature a rack inside a cylinder. You can either spin the honeycomb in the rack with a manual crank, or choose a system that has a motor to turn your honeycombs. This turning motion spins the honey out of the comb. When choosing an extractor to meet your needs consider how much honey you will be trying to spin. Many extractors can hold 2 deep or 4 shallow frames at a time, but some larger extractors are available if you would like the job done quickly, or if you keep a lot of hives. Check for a sturdy set of legs on an extractor designed to stand alone. Larger or electric extractors work more quickly, but tend to be more expensive.

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