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1982 Equipment



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Rapid Fire Motorcycle (RAM)

  • Green motorcycle with side-mounted machine gun, used by G.I. Joe.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982.
  • Related: Dreadnok Ground Assault (1986); RAM Cycle vs. Cobra Flight Pod (2008).

 

RAM Animated Appearances

Notes: RAMs made 12 appearances in the Sunbow series, with a total of 132 seconds on screen.

 

A Real American Hero Opening1 second
A Real American Hero, Part 123 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra Opening6 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 15 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 55 seconds
Cobra Stops the World20 seconds
Lights! Camera! Cobra!2 seconds
Cobra's Candidate10 seconds
Red Rocket's Glare7 seconds
Where the Reptiles Roam5 seconds
Excalibur35 seconds
Cobra CLAWs Are Coming to Town13 seconds

Attack Cannon (FLAK)

  • Green surface-to-air cannon on tripod, used by G.I. Joe. Stands for Field Light Attack Cannon.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982. Later available in mail offers released 1984-1986 and 1990 (For G.I. Joe Team Members Only! brown and green; Restricted to Loyal G.I. Joe Team Members Only!!; S.T.A.R.S.; The G.I. Joe Bugle). The Bugle offer lists the cannon as the FLAC.
  • Related: F.L.A.K. Cannon vs. Cobra C.L.A.W. (2009).

FLAK Animated Appearances

Notes: FLAKs made 7 appearances in the Sunbow series, with a total of 83 seconds on screen.

 

A Real American Hero, Part 16 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 48 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 521 seconds
Cobra Soundwaves3 seconds
Battle for the Train of Gold6 seconds
The Synthoid Conspiracy, Part 110 seconds
The Viper Is Coming29 seconds

Jet Pack (JUMP)

  • Green jet pack with square launch pad, used by G.I. Joe. Stands for Jet Mobile Propulsion Unit.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982, re-released in 1983 with Grand Slam. Later available in mail offers released 1984-1987 (For G.I. Joe Team Members Only! brown and green; Top Secret Dispatch; S.T.A.R.S.; Join the G.I. Joe Team on Three Exiciting Missions!).
  • Related: Nine later figures included a recolor or remolding of the jet pack as an accessory.

JUMP Animated Appearances

Notes: The JUMP's base was never animated, but the jet pack itself made 9 appearances in the Sunbow series, with a total of 227 seconds on screen.

 

A Real American Hero Opening7 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 15 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 4107 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 535 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 17 seconds
Cobra's Creatures8 seconds
The Pyramid of Darkness, Part 121 seconds
The Pyramid of Darkness, Part 46 seconds
G.I. Joe: The Movie Opening31 seconds

Mobile Missile System (MMS)

  • Green 2-wheeled missile-launching station with three large missiles, used by G.I. Joe.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982, packaged with Hawk. Later available in mail offers released 1984-1985 and 1987 (For G.I. Joe Team Members Only! brown and green; Top Secret Dispatch; Restricted to Loyal G.I. Joe Team Members Only!!; Join the G.I. Joe Team on Three Exiciting Missions!).
  • Related: Cobra's Sentry and Missile System (S.M.S.) (1985).
  • The MMS was animated only for commercials.

Heavy Artillery Laser (HAL)

  • Green laser cannon with seat on side, mounted on towable base, used by G.I. Joe.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982, packaged with Grand Slam. Also sold in 1984 with the VAMP as a Sears-exclusive set. Later available in mail offers released 1984-1986 and 1990 (For G.I. Joe Team Members Only! brown and green; Restricted to Loyal G.I. Joe Team Members Only!!; S.T.A.R.S.; The G.I. Joe Bugle).

HAL Animated Appearances

Notes: HALs made 2 appearances in the Sunbow series, with a total of 5 seconds on screen.

 

A Real American Hero, Part 52 seconds
There's No Place Like Springfield, Part 13 seconds

Attack Vehicle (VAMP)

  • Green doorless jeep with rear-mounted twin machine guns; similar to Lamborghini Cheetah, used by G.I. Joe. Stands for Multi-Purpose Attack Vehicle.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982, packaged with Clutch. Also sold in 1984 with the HAL as a Sears-exclusive set.
  • Related: Attack Vehicle (VAMP Mark II) (1984); Cobra Night Attack 4-WD Stinger (1984); Tiger Sting (1989); Cobra Rattler 4-WD (1998); Desert Striker (2001); VAMP with Twin Battle Gun (2004); VAMP Mark V (2007); VAMP (2008); Cobra Stinger (2009).

VAMP Animated Appearances

Notes: VAMPs made 19 appearances in the Sunbow series, with a total of 263 seconds on screen.

 

A Real American Hero Opening5 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 33 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 421 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 56 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 175 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 231 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 523 seconds
Cobra's Creatures2 seconds
Cobra Soundwaves8 seconds
Haul Down the Heavens2 seconds
The Pyramid of Darkness, Part 54 seconds
Battle for the Train of Gold34 seconds
Spell of the Siren6 seconds
Where the Reptiles Roam7 seconds
The Traitor, Part 12 seconds
The Traitor, Part 224 seconds
Cobra CLAWs Are Coming to Town2 seconds
The Pit of Vipers3 seconds
There's No Place Like Springfield, Part 15 seconds

Motorized Battle Tank (MOBAT)

  • Green tread tank with driver in top machine gun turret; similar to M1 Abrams or MBT-70, used by G.I. Joe.
  • Boxed vehicle from 1982, packaged with Steeler.
  • Related: Motorized Crimson Attack Tank (C.A.T.) (1985); MOBAT (1998); Cobra C.A.T. II (2003); Ultimate Battle Pack (2008).

MOBAT Animated Appearances

Notes: MOBATs made 18 appearances in the Sunbow series, with a total of 189 seconds on screen.

 

A Real American Hero Opening8 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 12 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 444 seconds
A Real American Hero, Part 524 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra Opening3 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 12 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 27 seconds
The Revenge of Cobra, Part 542 seconds
Cobra Soundwaves13 seconds
Battle for the Train of Gold2 seconds
Lights! Camera! Cobra!3 seconds
Where the Reptiles Roam11 seconds
The Germ2 seconds
Bazooka Saw a Sea Serpent6 seconds
The Traitor, Part 28 seconds
The Pit of Vipers2 seconds
There's No Place Like Springfield, Part 15 seconds
Arise Serpentor Arise Part 35 seconds

Missile Command Headquarters

  • white cardboard playset with elevator and rocket-like missile; used by Cobra.
  • Sears-exclusive boxed playset from 1982, packaged with Cobra, Cobra Officer, and Cobra Commander.
  • No animated appearances.

 



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