Foundations are designed to fit inside shallow, medium or deep frames to give bees a base on which to start their hive. There are three types of foundations: waxed plastic, cut comb beeswax, and wired beeswax.
Ritecell Waxed Plastic Foundation
Ritecell Waxed Plastic Foundation is available to fit deep, medium, and shallow frames. This injected molded plastic raised cell sheet has precise deep uniform cells and is coated with 100% pure beeswax. It can be used in a Wedge Top Bar Frame or Grooved Top Bar Frame. Available in natural or black color.
Available in Deep (9 1/8″), Medium (6 1/4″), and Shallow (5 3/8″)
Available in Natural or Black
Sold in 100 sheet boxes and in 47 lb boxes.
Beeswax Foundation – Cut Comb
Cut Comb Beeswax Foundation is 100% pure beeswax; available in Shallow (5 3/8″) or Medium (6 1/4″). Sold in packs of 10 pieces or in 12.5 lb boxes.
Beeswax Foundation – Wired Wax
Our Wired Beeswax Foundation is secured with vertical wires for increased strength and support and comes in Deep (9 1/8″), Medium (6 1/4″), or Shallow (5 3/8″). Sold in packs of 10 pieces and in 12.5 lb or 25 lb boxes.