How To Get Cakes To Stand Up On Their Side

Decorating By cureVHAandCF Updated 28 Aug 2011 , 6:15pm by seedrv

cureVHAandCF Posted 28 Aug 2011 , 12:31pm
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I'm making a phineas and ferb cake for my little cousin, i have a TON of ideas. I sketched out a bunch and one of my designs requires a round cake to be cut in half and turned on it's side. Before i choose my final design i wanted to know how you would get the cake to do this, and be sturdy.
Thanks in advance!

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glendaleAZ Posted 28 Aug 2011 , 5:01pm
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How big is the cut cake? Will the 2 pieces be side-by-side?

kharvey Posted 28 Aug 2011 , 5:36pm
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Will the round cake cut in half on it's side be the actual cake or will it be on top of a sheet or another round? If it is not the primary cake, then why not use RKT? You could easily use the cake pan to get the size and shape you want without the fragility of cake. I've used RKT for similar situations and it worked great.

BTW, my son loves Phineas and Ferb so please post pics...LOL

seedrv Posted 28 Aug 2011 , 6:15pm
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http://cakecentral.com/gallery/1712592
Maybe something like what was done for this base drum.

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