This Hive Mat is used as a inner cover between the top super and the hive lid. It is designed to reduce excessive moisture in the hive.
The Hive Mat or Inner Cover provides insulation for your bees by providing an inner cover to create dead air space.
The wooden frame around the hive mat provides a Bee-Space above the top frames.
We have two Different Types this Season a Light and Heavy Grade.
The dimensions for the height and width are standard Langstroth measurements:-
Width: 41 cm
Length: 51 cm
The thickness of the Insert board made from Weathertex is twice the size in the Heavy Grade version.
Here are the other differences:-
Weight: 0.755 Kg
Insert: 6 mm
Weight: 2.03 kg
Insert: 11 mm
*** One Side on the Heavy Mat is coloured White ***