Monthly Archives: May 2015

How helmet pads work

An easy way to comprehend helmet pads is to think of them in relation to the combination of springs and shock absorbers in your car. If wheels were bolted directly to the frame, you’d be punished with each jolt from the road. Soft spring without shock absorbers would get you swaying in all directions. Add…

begins to hurt my head after extended wear

begins to hurt my head after extended wearKits: 1. Hometown: Honolulu, HI. Heard about us: Google. Duties: infantry, medical support. Current Pads: none. sling suspension. Comments: The sling suspension begins to hurt my head after extended wear. My PASGT also obstructs my field of vision when in the prone position. HM3, USN

The current pads are subpar at best

The current pads are subpar at bestKits: 182. Hometown: Chicago, IL. Heard about us: Other service members. Duties: Infantry – Vertical Assault Company. Current Pads: Gray, pad avdvanced combat NSN 8470-01-546-9356/9407/9415. Comments: I understand this is a very large request and may not be supportable. My hope is to reduce as much financial burden as…

Pads reduce injury on impact…and save lives

I understand this is a very large request (182 helmet pad upgrade kits) and may not be supportable. My hope is to reduce as much financial burden as possible for our young Marines. I cannot thank you and your organization enough for its dedication to these warriors over the last decade. I am the XXXX Company…

OUR PAD’S ARE SEVERELY WORN OUT

OUR PAD’S ARE SEVERELY WORN OUTKits: 10. Hometown: BAKERSFIELD,CA. Heard about us: OUR COMMAND. Duties: RECON. Current Pads: GLUED AND ARE OLD ACU. Comments: OUR PAD’S ARE SEVERELY WORN OUT AND HAVE ISSUES WITH PAD’S DEFLATING AS WELL AS SWEAT CONTROL ANY HELP WOULD BE HIGHLY APP. THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME. SGT, US Army

Most of them are used and overworn

Most of them are used and overwornKits: 150. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: ACH. They’re old and holes in them. Comments: About to leave for a deployment and just trying to get all of us some pads. Most of them are used and overworn. Discomfort and most have holes in them. Just trying to find something…

Our helmet pads have become worn out and very hard

Our helmet pads have become worn out and very hardKits: 20. Heard about us: when i was deployed. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: army issued. Comments: i need the set for a platoon our helmet pads have become worn out and very hard. We would greatly appreciate the help thank you. SGT, US Army. Kits: 3.…

Headache

Headache1 May 2015: Kits: 2. Heard about us: From a fellow Soldier. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: Army Issue. Comments: Take very long to break in the ones I have and give me a headache if I get a new pair for the first week or two so hope these are better. SPC, US Army