Help! New At Multiple Layer Cake

Decorating By H.A_mommy Updated 14 Nov 2015 , 4:20am by julia1812

H.A_mommy Posted 14 Nov 2015 , 3:55am
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I am making a 8 layer 8"round cake stacked straight up. How do i support guess is every 2 layer put a cake board but not sure if i need dowels As well.

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julia1812 Posted 14 Nov 2015 , 4:20am
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How tall is one layer? With 2" layers I would put a board and dowels every 2 layers, but that would mean you're making a 16" tall cake. That's top heavy and needs a centre dowel driven into the cake board or it'll fall.

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