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Offline Stung

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Oxalic acid Vaporizer.
« on: August 20, 2016, 12:48:42 pm »
I want to use a Oxalic acid Vaporizer.  Is the best time at night, because all the bees are there and it is cooler.

Offline rookie2531

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Re: Oxalic acid Vaporizer.
« Reply #1 on: August 20, 2016, 09:34:57 pm »
I wouldn't do it at night just because, you need enough light to work and that gives them enough to attack you. Once on you they will crawl all over until they find a good stinging spot. Best to do it early morning. JMO

Offline Groundhawg

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Re: Oxalic acid Vaporizer.
« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2016, 03:22:33 pm »
I do my OAV treatments early in the morning.  It get almost all my bees, gives them all day to move the vapor around and to start cleaning up and in our area removes the chance of late afternoon or evening thunder storms messing up my schedule of treatment(s).
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Offline Nugget Shooter

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Re: Oxalic acid Vaporizer.
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2016, 11:13:18 am »
I also treat early morning as here in Arizona it is quite hot after mid morning and too much activity for me
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