Ez-Pry Hive Tool is specifically designed to be the one essential tool for tending beehives. It eliminates the frustration many beekeepers have with the hive tools currently on the market. The Ez-Pry Hive Tool is designed to avoid damage to fragile frame ears and frame rests. Wide working surfaces break the wax and propolis seal by lifting the strongest part of the top bar. The "Z" delivers the leverage exactly where it is needed, not possible with a paint scraper!