Half Cake Pans

Decorating By Jody130 Updated 15 Feb 2011 , 7:03pm by Jody130

Jody130 Posted 15 Feb 2011 , 4:37pm
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Does anyone use the half cake pans for the really large pans, like 16 or 18?? If so, if you are making a tiered cake with the 18 being the bottom, how would I stack the bottom tier?? if it is two layers with buttercream, do I line up the layers or criss cross the stacked layers for more stability??

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Loucinda Posted 15 Feb 2011 , 5:55pm
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I use them. Criss Cross them - make sure the dowels don't go into where the "seams" are. I have never had any problems using them.

grandmomof1 Posted 15 Feb 2011 , 6:11pm
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I criss-cross mine also, no problems.

leah_s Posted 15 Feb 2011 , 6:13pm
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ditto, and no problems.

Jody130 Posted 15 Feb 2011 , 7:03pm
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Thank you for all your help!!

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