Each July 1, if you are not on our current year’s membership list, we ask a donation of $25 to use it in which $10 will apply for your membership. Maintenance is required occasionally on our equipment to keep it in top working condition.
July Late Donate Online:
Mail Check made to Shelby County Beekeepers Association:
C/O David Karcher, 212 Woodridge Drive, Pelham, AL 35124Maintenance is require occassionally to keep our equipment in top working condition.
SCBA owns both the Maxant 3100 hand-crank extractor and the Brushy Mountain Deluxe Extractor
which are built of stainless steel.The Maxant has a conical bottom maximizing drainage with an inner basket that can hold up to nine frames.
The inner basket is 100% stainless steel. The Maxant will extract wood or plastic
frames with no modifications. Extracts 6 medium/shallows radially and
3 deeps/medium-shallows tangentially. Radially means it will sling honey
from both sides-no need for turning. Tangentially means you will have to
remove the frame, turn it around and sling the honey out from the
Spray theinside with very hot water for a minute or so. You may add a
mild soapy water ONLY and thoroughly rinse with very hot water. FINISH BY
wiping dry with a low lint cloth. Allow to finish with air drying before placing
back into the box.
**DO NOT DISASSEMBLE THE EXTRACTORS IN ANY WAY.
**DO NOT DISASSEMBLE THE EXTRACTOR IN ANY WAY.