There are three known variations of Short-Fuze's mortar:
Closed, open (thin), and open (thick).
Figure includes: a dark green helmet, a clear visor, a black mortar, a mortar stand and a dark green backpack.
Short-Fuze is one of the original members of the team, appearing in the premiere, double-sized issue of Gi Joe in Marvel comics.
Code Name: Short Fuze
File Name: Freistadt, Eric W.
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Primary Specialty: Artillery
Secondary Specialty: Infantry Engineer
Short-fuze comes from military family (Father and Grandfather both career Top Sergeants). Enjoys abstract mathematics and can plot artillery azimuths and tribulations in his head. Specialized Education: Artillery School; Engineer School; Advanced Infantry Training. Qualified Expert: M-14; M-16; M-1911A1; M-79 (Grenade Launcher); M-2 (60mm Light Mortar); M-1 (81mm Medium Mortar).
"Short-Fuze is logical and sensitive. Has a tendency to blow his stack---hence the nick-name...Short-Fuze."
Produced in 1982 by Hasbro
Original retail price: $1.99