Equipment Rental

Below is a list of equipment available for rent to SVB members. To schedule a rental, contact Anne (

Extraction Kit.   $10 for 5 weekdays (M-F) or $10 for the weekend (Sat, Sun). Includes:

  • Maxant 3100 hand-crank extractor (motor may be available in 2016; inquire). Will process six medium frames at a time radially or three deep frames tangentially.
  • Uncapping tank w/ drain and honey gate.
  • Cold uncapping knife and capping scratcher.

Wax processing tank.  $5/week. (needs repair: not ready for rental).

Refractometer.  Free for use at monthly meetings; just ask.

Hole Saw.  $5/week.

Cleanup and Return:  All equipment must be returned clean and free of debris so as not to attract unwanted visitors to the storage area and as a courtesy to the next user.

Late Fee:  Please return equipment on time. For late returns, a fee of $2 a day will be assessed to a maximum of $25. If equipment is returned excessively late, future checkout privileges will be denied.

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