3D Car Wheels

Decorating By notjustcake Updated 10 Jun 2009 , 8:06pm by notjustcake

notjustcake Posted 8 Jun 2009 , 2:45pm
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For those of you who have made these cakes, do you have tutorial, instructions or pictures on how to make wheels?

Thanks a bunch!

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notjustcake Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 12:41am
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anyone?

7yyrt Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 12:48am
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Most use either cookies or doughnuts, depending on the size needed.

This is a picture of the chassis for my nephew's toy car smash cake. (Sorry about the fuzziness.)
I used 8 Oreos; 4 under the car, 4 for the tires.
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Lisaa1996 Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 12:51am
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I made a tractor and used rice krispie treats molded and then covered in black fondant....looked very realistic!

JodieF Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 1:19am
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I made mine from RTK too. I cut them out with a big round cookie cutter, then pressed the bottom of a 1/2 cup measuring cup to make the center. I covered them in black fondant, then used the back of a knife to press in the v's to make the treads.

Jodie

Bellatheball Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 1:26am
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You can use modeling chocolate. Roll it out fairly thick (3/4inch) and cut it out with a circle cutter.

LittleLinda Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 1:28am
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I used little chocolate covered doughnuts from the grocery store! They were perfect!

notjustcake Posted 10 Jun 2009 , 8:06pm
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Thank you all so much

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