This Hive Mat is used as an inner cover between the top super and the hive roof, It is designed to reduce excessive moisture in the hive.
The wooden frame around the hive mat provides a Bee-Space above the top of the frames.
We have the standard hard board inner with wooden 21.5mm frame which gives the Bee Space.
The dimensions for the height and width are standard Langstroth hive-box fitting 10 frames – measurements:-
Width: 41 cm
Length: 51 cm
Standard Hardwood inner
Hive Mat with Slot
The hive-mat with slot is the same as the standard hive-mat but has slot cut-in and is used for condensing brood or used for Wintering down.