Casting : Dune Daddy
Years of Production:
1975 - 1976
Country of Origin:
Paint Colors and Variations:
Standard Color: Orange
Dark Blue - Wisconsin Toy Company
Black and White
Other versions of same Casting:
1970 Sand Crab
1973 Dune Daddy
The Sand Crab became the Dune Daddy in 1973 and was released again in the Flying Colors. Oddly, the light green color
is designated in Mattel documentation as the "alternate color" but it is much more common than the orange version.
Neither is particularly rare, although white interiors are more scarce than the black interior.
Orange Flying Colors Dune Daddy
Base of the Sand Crab - Dune Daddy versions
The bases have undergone little change through the four versions.
Wisconsin Toy Company version of the Dune Daddy
This version has a black plastic base.
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