Bubble Tea Straws

Decorating By huskerfan Updated 4 Dec 2010 , 11:39pm by All4Show

huskerfan Posted 4 Dec 2010 , 12:56pm
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Help! I have a 12 inch 10 inch and 8 inch cake to stack. Its my first vegan cake ever and covered in fondant. I need to know how many straws to put in each level for support. I am transporting approx. 30 miles today. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Have a wonderful weekend all! Thanks.......

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Karen421 Posted 4 Dec 2010 , 1:06pm
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If you can, I would suggest the SPS - if that is not an option, then in my opinion bubble tea straws. There is a rule of thumb for how many, I just can't remember it. I would use 6 in the 12" and 5 in the 10". You might want to use a dowel in the center also. HTH Good Luck!

icer101 Posted 4 Dec 2010 , 1:21pm
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Definetly, if you use the tea straws and stack it traveling, use the center wooden dowel. Sharpen it really good and drive it on into the base cake board. hth

huskerfan Posted 4 Dec 2010 , 8:54pm
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Thanks for your help, cake delivered and all in one piece. Thought I was going to have a heart attack before we got it delivered. Gees, I could sure use a nap now.........

All4Show Posted 4 Dec 2010 , 11:39pm
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Take one before the game!!!

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