Tag Archive for ACH

The current helmet pads are very stiff and uncomfortable

The current helmet pads are very stiff and uncomfortableKits: 3. Heard about us: My maintenance team recieved their kits today and told the rest of the platoon. Duties: Maintenance, Convoy, Counter Mortar. Current Pads: standard issued ACH helmet pads. They are grayish black and really hard. Comments: The current helmet pads I have are very…

CIF issued pads are horrible

Kits: 12. Hometown: LEESBURG. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Training entry level students. Current Pads: CIF ISSUED. Comments: I really enjoy the pads you sent me and my co workers would really like a set. We wear our helmets all day long and the CIF issued pads are horrible. Sergeant, USMC.   CIF = Central…

4 kits because I am a team leader

4 kits because I am a team leaderKits: 4. Hometown: La Monte MO. Heard about us: a website with links for military discounts. Duties: military police work. Current Pads: light green small velcro type they are pretty worn out got 4 years on them . Comments: I am ordering 4 kits because I am a…

Army Sgt Sends Thanks

Army Sgt Sends ThanksKits: 10. Hometown: Alaska. Heard about us: word of mouth. Duties: force pro. Current Pads: standard issue. Comments: Thank You so much. I can not begin to express how thankful my soldiers and I are that you provide this service. Such a small gesture means the world to us. AIRBORNE!!!. SGT, US Army

after a few hours we get headaches

Kits: 4. Duties: maintenance, convoy, transportation. Current Pads: issue pads, gray, glued. Comments: my crew and i wear our ACH for hours at time more than 12 hours; after a few hours we get headaches from wearing our ACH especially after we remove our headgear. SGT, US Army

The issue pads are too thick and don’t compress well

Kits: 4. Duties: Armored Vehicle Crewman. Current Pads: Issued foliage. 1 Med ACH and 3 Large.. Comments: The issue pads retain heat and sweat to the point of being deformed. They also wear out much quicker than they can be replaced. We have issues with the pads Velcro backing coming off after taking them out…