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Sand Crab
Debut Series 1970 Hot Wheels
Produced 1970 Only (Original Casting)

2007 - Present Day (Retool)

Designer Tom Daniel (Real Car)

Howard Rees (Hot Wheels Version)

Number 6403
Sand Crab Grn


Description

The Sand Crab was a model designed by Tom Daniel. It first debuted in the 1970 Hot Wheels line-up.

It is notable for being one of the featured vehicles in the Hot Wheels animated TV series. They all came with a water decal sheet under the car with flowers.

USA Version

The Sand Crab has come out in the following  USA 1/64 scale versions:

Notes: Clear windshield, Black Interior

Year Series Color Stickers Base Color Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Red Metal Clear Black RL 6403 USA Sandcrab
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Light Green Metal Clear Black RL 6403 USA Sand Crab Grn
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Blue Metal Clear Black RL 6403 USA SandCrabBluXW
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Yellow Metal Black RL 6403 USA Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Aqua Metal Black RL 6403 USA Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Green Metal Black RL 6403 USA Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Lime Metal Clear Black RL 6403 USA SandCraby
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Magenta Metal Clear Black RL 6403 USA
100 3100
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Orange Metal Black RL 6403 USA Very Rare Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Pink Metal Clear Black RL 6403 USA HOT PINK SAND CRAB PIC 5
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Rose Metal Black RL 6403 USA Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Salmon Metal Black RL 6403 USA Image Not Available

Hong Kong Version

The Sand Crab has come out in the following Hong Kong 1/64 scale versions:

Notes: Blue Tinted windshield, White Interior

Year Series Color Stickers Base Color Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Aqua sheet Metal White RL 6403 Hong Kong Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Blue sheet Metal Blue tinted White RL 6403 Hong Kong
100 3121
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Green sheet Metal Blue tinted White RL 6403 Hong Kong SandCrabHKGreen1970
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Light Green sheet Metal White RL 6403 Hong Kong Image Not Available
1970 1970 Hot Wheels Spectraflame Magenta sheet Metal White RL 6403 Hong Kong Image Not Available

Retooled Version

The Sand Crab has come out in the following 1/64 scale versions:

Col. # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes Photo
N/A 2007 HWC.com 6 Spectraflame Light Green Yellow and White Pinstripping, "Sand Crab". License Plate reads "FREEDOM" Chrome
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Metal
Green tint Black RL L2101 China Limited to 11,000 pieces SandCrabRF
N/A 2008 8th Annual Hot Wheels Nationals Convention RLC Party Spectraflame Pink Light Pink and White Pinstripping, "Sand Crab" Chrome
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Metal
Smoke Tint White RL L8697 China Base code(s): Sand Crab - RLC Party
24
/
30
2009 Hot Wheels Classics 5 Spectraflame Purple Hot Pink, White, Black. Stripes & "09" Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Black RL5SP N6958 Thailand Issued as Dune Daddy
Sand Crab on base
Dunedaddy purple
24
/
30
2009 Hot Wheels Classics 5 Spectraflame Red White, Black. Stripes & "09" Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Black RL5SP N6958 Thailand Issued as Dune Daddy
Sand Crab on base
Dunedaddy classics red
24
/
30
2009 Hot Wheels Classics Series 5 Boxed Set Spectraflame Red Pink, White and Black. Stripes & "09" Unpainted
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Metal
Clear Black Red Line RRMAG   Thailand Wal-Mart Exclusive
Base code(s):
Dunedaddy classicset blue
- 2012 Hot Wheels Boulevard: Show Rods Spectraflame Magenta Dark Blue, Orange, & Pink tampos on sides & hood, 'Dune Daddy' on rear Unpainted
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Metal
Smoke Purple White wall DDRR W4605 Malaysia Base code(s): Dune Daddy (boulevard)

Gallery (Original Version)

Gallery (Retooled Version)

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