Curious Question ....

Decorating By catin Updated 11 Mar 2009 , 1:21am by mamacc

catin Posted 10 Mar 2009 , 10:09pm
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What kind of support system would be prefered to support RKT on the cake ? Or do you just place the RKT on the cake and then cover ?

I'm making a head and neck out of the RKT for an upcoming Dragon cake and was just curious on how to go about it .

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scoutmamma Posted 10 Mar 2009 , 10:27pm
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i would, at minimum dowl rod it for stability... check out the cake disasters gallery... you can see some headless creatures...

lapazlady Posted 10 Mar 2009 , 10:30pm
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I generally glue the RKT, that has been completed, on cake board, cut to size, and use plastic straws to support it. Has worked very well. HTH

mamacc Posted 11 Mar 2009 , 1:21am
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What I usually do is make my RK treat piece, let it firm up completely and then spike it onto a secured dowel. It also helps to use white chocolate as glue and to harden up the outside of the whole piece.

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