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T.J. Carr and John Bradford have a beautifully engineered plan for a top bar hive. You can find the newly updated plans, released October of 2012 here:

Plans for a top bar honey straining rack, designed by T.J. CarrHoney Straining Rack

Les Crowder’s simple and practical Topbar Hive plans can be found here: Crowder Hive Plans

Other links to topbar plans

http://www.biobees.com/build-a-beehive-free-plans.php
http://aabees.org/ebooks/how_to_build_a_top_bar_hive.pdf
http://www.bushfarms.com/beestopbarhives.htm