Maple Sugaring Questions and Answers
Q: When Should I tap?
A: You need days above freezing and nights below freezing for the best sap runs. Tapping is usually between 2/15-3/10.
Q: How deep should I drill a tap hole?
A: Hole depth is between 1" - 2.5"
Q: How many gallons of sap does itt take to make a gallon of syrup?
A: It depends on the sugar content of the sap but the average is 40 gallons of sap for 1 gallon of syrup.
Q: What size should I drill the tap hole?
A: There are two sizes available 5/16th and 7/16th.
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