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  • 7/16" wide tip
  • Made of durable, rust-resistant stainless steel
  • Closed star cut produces deeply-grooved icing patterns
  • Ideal for forming shells, stars, fleur-de-lis, rosettes, and flowers
  • Perfect for enhancing dessert presentation
  • Great for decorating cakes, cupcakes, cookies, and more
UPC Code: 00014963008454

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Hi, this is Julie Bashore from the Sugar Arts Institute. Let’s have fun with some of the Ateco piping tips. Working with their disposable piping bags that come on a roll, they tear off really easily, I like to work with the smaller 12” bags but they also have 18”. Working with a coupler, remove the nut from the base of the coupler and place the base in the bag as tightly as you possibly can. Working with a pair of scissors, above the screw marks, just cut the edge of the bag and remove that. And then you’re going to choose the piping tube that you’d like to work with, place it on the top of the coupler, and screw it down firmly. This is a piping bag stand; it’s very convenient, especially if you’re piping alone or you don’t want to interrupt anyone to fill the bags, it holds the bags really well and you can slip your icing in there. This is the short-ended Ateco spatula which is quite wide so it’s really convenient for picking up the buttercream. Pull the bag up, place it on the table, and spread the buttercream down to the end. And then of course it’s important not to forget to burp the bag. This piping tip that I’m using is a ruffling pipe piping tip, and it’s absolutely amazing how quickly it works. Have a look, come in close. Doesn’t that give an awesome ruffle? Let’s work with another tip. This is the shell tip; don’t forget to burp your bag. This is great for a border; in fact, I sometimes use it on the edge of my ruffle. It gives a really nice shell design. The tip itself is curved so it gives a nice puffy shell appearance to it. Ateco has a new set that they’ve brought out: polycarbonate plastic piping tips, they are large tips, very strong and very precise in the edging. This one is a basket weave design; it really makes an awesome border. Place the bag over the holder, again, don’t forget to push the butter cream all the way to the edge and burp the bag. It has two edges, a flat edge and a scalloped edge so this makes a great ribbon design; you can also wiggle it or make just a ribbon and also wiggle this. Flip it over and wiggle. Great for basket weave.

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Ateco 845 Specs
Opening Length 7/16 Inches
Opening Width 7/16 Inches
Material Stainless Steel
Size #24
Style Closed Star
Tip Size Medium
Type Piping Tips

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What do the different pastry tube numbers mean?
To ensure you choose the right sized pastry tip for the job, most Ateco pastry tubes feature numbers, starting at #0. The number indicates the relative size of each Ateco tip in comparison with the tube type. For example, French star #0 is the smallest tip available, while French star #9 is the largest tip size available for this tube type.
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Ateco 845 Details

Create deeply-grooved icing patterns on your cakes, cupcakes, pies, and more with this Ateco 845 7/16" closed star pastry tube. Made of durable stainless steel, this tube is rust-resistant and designed to withstand repeated use without bending out of shape. Featuring a closed star tip, you can create shells, stars, fleur-de-lis, rosettes, and flowers. The closed star design produces a defined texture for eye-catching bakery decorations. Plus, its medium size is perfect for icing confectionery creations quickly and efficiently. Using the right sized pastry tube for the job will enhance your presentation to draw patrons' attention to your display cases and plated desserts.

Bringing you innovation and quality for over 100 years, Ateco, an August Thomsen brand, has been internationally known in the industry for creating baking tools of superior craftsmanship and design. By continually improving on tools, materials, and packaging, Ateco is dedicated to providing professional bakers with the kitchen essentials they need to succeed in an ever-evolving industry!

Overall Dimensions:
Opening Length: 7/16"
Opening Width: 7/16"

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    To preserve quality, this item should only be hand-washed and sanitized.

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  • Overall User Rating: Ateco 845 Closed Star Piping Tip

    5.0 stars from 50 reviews


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    I'm a big fan of Ateco piping tips in general and the 845 closed star tip is no different. It's sturdy so you don't have to worry about the prongs bending easily even if you accidentally drop it or it ends up under something big in the sink. I generally gravitate toward the larger piping tips since I primarily use them for topping cupcakes, but I like having the 845 tip in my toolkit for drop stars and smaller swirls when I don't want as much frosting on certain cupcakes. Overall a good, reliable product.
    Ateco is a great brand for decorating tips! We use this to top our cupcakes and we love the result. We would definitely recommend these to anyone in need of decorating tips!
    I used these for my Girl Scout Troop. We were earning a baking patch. These worked great, and the girls really enjoyed the activity. They were able to bake and decorate their own cupcakes.
    i decided to try to do some cake and cup cake decorating and went with the ateco brand as they donot cost much.they worked very well and are well made
    I totally love the tip and couldn’t wait to put it to use with my cupcake decorating skills, no coupler is needed either! less work for me
    Nice decorating tip for buttercream rosettes. This Ateco 845 #24 Closed Star Piping Tip (August Thomsen) is made of very good material, it's very inexpensive, and does an amazing job...I love it.
    I love all these Ateco piping tips. They are excellent quality and great price. I continue to buy these and increase my supply. I would high,y recommend buying these.
    This is a great icing tip for many uses. Perfect for that big pretty icing swirl on top a cupcake. Will definitely order these again!
    This pastry tube is my go to item when I need to quickly frost items such as decorated cookies. This tip is a perfect size for a nice look and for speedy frosting.
    This pastry tube has a 7/16" wide tip and features the closed star shape. Pastry chefs love having multiple shapes and widths of tubes to decorate their desserts. This pastry tube is great for decorating cakes, cupcakes, and other desserts. This pastry tube is made by Ateco, a quality manufacturer of pastry bags and tools. We do suggest hand washing these tools.
    I just used these last week to make a large border around a funnel cake. Came out nicely and made quick work of the decorating.
    I love this for sweet and simple rose like cupcakes. It folds Ivey around the cupcakes and make a beautiful rose look, my most popular look!
    The closed star tube / tip pairs well when writing on cakes and cupcakes. It shoots out a small amount of icing in a closed star shape. It is a favorite of many of our friends and relatives.
    Ateco 844 3/8" Closed Star #4 Pastry Tube (August Thomsen) is a good sized frosting utensil made by a brand I've grown to trust, might as well buy the whole set, you'll need em and you get quantity discounts!
    The Ateco 845 7/16" Closed Star #5 Pastry Tube (August Thomsen) is one of my favorites. Perfect for decorating cupcakes. The quality is very good as well as the price. I highly recommend this product.
    I made rosettes with this pastry tube. The result was fantastic it creates neat flowers. I did match this size #5 with other sizes of Ateco pastry tubes. It decorate beautiful cake!
    A tip that is used everyday in my place. Great standard size good for all icing types. Great Ateco quality at an amazing price point.
    I use this pastry tip a lot to pipe meringue roses or to frost cupcakes. It produces a very clean and defined lines on the piped icing or meringue. Very easy to clean with the tip brush and very easy to maintain
    This is an awesome product! This pastry tube makes amazing decorating landscapes with a simple squeeze! The size is a 5 so that's a medium sized ribbon. Very good quality.
    We've tried other brands of pastry tips, but now only use Ateco. The #5 closed star tip is suited for piping on top of larger cakes - border work, rosettes, filling whoopie pies or cookies. When considering which size tips to get, you can think about the finished product. How much height do you want when piping decorations on top of the cake? That can guide which size tips to get. The #5 is great when you want to decorate an 8" cake or larger.

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