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Haskins Shops announced the completion the first of six Airslide Covered Hoppers in 1.5 inch scale.  The model was built from scratch from plans of the original.  [[Jack Haskins]], president of Haskins Shops and the [[Able Springs & North Texas Railroad]], said they may sell one of the six cars to pay for material.  Other builders on the project include Carrol Enders, Darren McNeely and Ken Howard.
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Haskins Shops announced the completion the first of six Airslide Covered Hoppers in 1.5 inch scale.  The model was built using a photo and an HO scale model for reference.  It is of welded steel construction, with the exception of the sub-roof, which is plywood with metal skin.  [[Jack Haskins]], president of Haskins Shops and the [[Able Springs & North Texas Railroad]], said they may sell one of the six cars to pay for material.  Other builders on the project include Carrol Enders, Darren McNeely and Ken Howard.
  
 
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Able Springs, Texas

June 5, 2019

Haskins Shops announced the completion the first of six Airslide Covered Hoppers in 1.5 inch scale. The model was built using a photo and an HO scale model for reference. It is of welded steel construction, with the exception of the sub-roof, which is plywood with metal skin. Jack Haskins, president of Haskins Shops and the Able Springs & North Texas Railroad, said they may sell one of the six cars to pay for material. Other builders on the project include Carrol Enders, Darren McNeely and Ken Howard.

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