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    • Corona
    • By Corona 8th Jun 17, 6:02 PM
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    Size of loaf tin?
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    • 8th Jun 17, 6:02 PM
    Size of loaf tin? 8th Jun 17 at 6:02 PM
    Sorry if this is a stupid question ...

    I'm planning to make a cake at the weekend (unusual for me!) and the recipe calls for a 1kg loaf tin. I've got a collection of tins (from when I used to bake a lot) but I can't work out which one is the 1kg loaf tin. Does anyone know the measurements of one so that I can check?

    Thanks.
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    • caronc
    • By caronc 8th Jun 17, 6:14 PM
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    A 1kg loaf tin should hold a litre of water - won't be quite full
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    • Corona
    • By Corona 8th Jun 17, 6:34 PM
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    • 8th Jun 17, 6:34 PM
    A 1kg loaf tin should hold a litre of water - won't be quite full
    Originally posted by caronc
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    • ItchyFeet
    • By ItchyFeet 9th Jun 17, 9:08 AM
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    • 9th Jun 17, 9:08 AM
    Mine that i use for such recipes is a 2lb tin.
    • juliettet
    • By juliettet 9th Jun 17, 9:08 AM
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    Mine that i use for such recipes is a 2lb tin.
    Originally posted by ItchyFeet
    Me too. Always works well.
    • arbrighton
    • By arbrighton 9th Jun 17, 3:46 PM
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    • 9th Jun 17, 3:46 PM
    I was going to say a 2lb tin too- so a large rather than small loaf tin
    • bouicca21
    • By bouicca21 10th Jun 17, 1:06 PM
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    Yep it's roughly 2lb.
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