Monthly Archives: January 2015

Issued pads are uncomfortable

Issued pads are uncomfortable Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 1. Hometown: New York. Heard about us: from a friend. Duties: Hospital Corpsman. Current Pads: gray foam pads that were issued with the Kevlar. Comments: Issued pads are uncomfortable, and do not hold form well. Retains sweats and heat making it impracticable for long movements. Issuing…

A better pad will help protect against brain injuries

a better pad will help protect against the brain injuries Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 1. Hometown: Sacramento, Ca. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: I currently have the issued pads they are glued together and not very flexible. Comments: I was given a set of pads from operation helmet during my first…

In 2014, we sent 5,716 helmet pad upgrade kits

In 2014, we sent 5,716 helmet pad upgrade kits Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn In 2014, we sent 5,716 helmet pad upgrade kits to troops requesting them. So far in January, we’ve sent 230. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Anything you can send would be fine

Anything you can send would be fine Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 25. Hometown: atlanta. Heard about us: internet. Duties: MP. Current Pads: old ach. Comments: I’m a team leader in a PLT with 25 Soldiers in [opsec]. If you could help us out I would greatly appreciate it. Anything you can send would be…

issue facility does not have any more pads for us

issue facility does not have any more pads for us Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 30. Hometown: WOODLAND PARK, NJ. Heard about us: MILITARY FRIEND. Duties: WE ARE JTACS, JFO’S AND RADIO OPERATORS THAT SUPPORT COALITION FORCES WITH FIRE SUPPORT. Current Pads: PAD, HELMET, ADVANCED COMBAT. GREY IN COLOR. GLUED SEAM. TEXTURE IS HARD. Comments:…

My issued pads fell apart

My issued pads fell apart Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 1. Duties: Logistics. Current Pads: Foliage Green, issued. Comments: My issued pads fell apart, cannot get new ones without purchasing myself. CPT, US Army Kits: 2. Heard about us: google. Duties: medic. Current Pads: green felt like. Comments: Not sure what kind of pads, generally…

My current pads are stiff and barely provide protection

My current pads are stiff and barely provide protection Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 1. Hometown: New York. Heard about us: Google. Duties: The mission changes. Basics: Convoys, training, TAC OPs. Current Pads: Hard green pads. I believe a 1/4 or 1/2 inch.. Comments: Being in for a while and being gone twice from my…

The sling system gives me a huge headache

The sling system gives me a huge headache Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Kits: 1. Heard about us: google. Duties: shipboard duties. Current Pads: sling suspension. Comments: i need some padding for my PASGT. i don’t like how the sling allows the helmet to move while on my head and the chin strap is not very…