Originally Posted by nglez09
That's exactly right Doug, but I have no idea how you could do that solely with dowels!
pointed at BOTH ends helps so it can dig into top board a bit...but not to sharp on top so it penetrates
OR have to cut top of dowel at angle to match the angle cake will be at (too much trig/math!!!!!)
and a dab of hot melt glue for "extra measure"
at least 3 per layer!! --- better yet four to extra safe --- that's a LOT of dowels going into bottom layer!
I'd do wedges...safer, easier, more secure!