COBRA WATER MOCCASIN PILOT
Series: Three (1984)
Copperhead was released as part of the third series (1984), and came packaged exclusively with the Cobra Water Moccasin. They were also sold in 1985. In 1986, Copperhead was discontinued.
Copperhead came with no accessories.
Primary Specialty: Air-driver swamp vehicle operator
Copperhead came in two different versions. The early versions of Copperhead came with dark green paint on the helmet, gloves, and legs - later versions had light green paint. The variation has become known as dark green gloves and light green gloves Copperheads.
The dark green gloves Copperhead is the more difficult one to find.
Copperhead's body mold is entirely original and not made up from previous molds.
Copperhead's entire body mold was re-used in 1989 for the Python Copperhead.
Note that the figure's head only turns left and right - it does not allow the head to look up and down. The heads only turned left and right until the the swivel ball head that was introduced in 1985 (Series Four).
Versions of Copperhead
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Copperhead (v1).
Original Retail: n/a
Hasbro Product: n/a
Lee's Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: #62
Tomart's Guide: #GI5297b (light gloves), #GI5299b (dark gloves)
The Ultimate Guide: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a