PYTHON TELE-VIPER (v2)
PYTHON PATROL COMMUNICATIONS
Series: Eight (1989)
Python Tele-Viper was first released carded as part of the eighth series (1989). He was also sold in 1990 and was discontinued domestically in 1991.
Leftover Hasbro stock of this figure was packaged with new accessories and sold at the 1992 G.I.Joe Convention as "Cobra Tele-Viper."
Python Tele-Viper came with a black scanner and a black backpack. [See VARIATIONS below]
Some Python Tele-Vipers also came with a hose to connect the scanner and backpack, like the original Tele-Viper. It is unknown which version is more difficult to find.
The 1992 G.I.Joe Convention release came with two silver guns and a black knife.
Python Tele-Viper's body was made from the original mold of the Tele-Viper.
Reference InformationThe below information contains information about references to various collector's guides, Hasbro references, original retail prices, and other reference material related to Python Tele-Viper (v2).
Original Retail: n/a
Hasbro Product: n/a
RAHC/Rank & File: n/a
Lee's Guide: n/a
Desimone Guide: #81, #386 (Convention)
Tomart's Guide: #GI6135
The Ultimate Guide: n/a
Action Figure Archive Guide: n/a