Tag Archive for ACH

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…

New helmet pads please – Old ones fall apart

Kits: 2. Heard about us: Thru a deployed Battle Buddy. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: Old original issue. Comments: The pads get wet from sweat then fall apart when you wash them. SPC, US Army. Kits: 76. Hometown: Philadelphia, PA. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Battery Commander, Field Artillery. Current Pads: Issue, black, stick in pads..…

Airman Needs Upgraded Helmet Pads

Kits: 1. Hometown: Buffalo NY. Heard about us: Google search. Duties: Air Base Defense, FOB defense, transport security. Current Pads: 3/4″ pads, green, standard issue, glued. Comments: All of the small pads backings have come off and they don’t stick to the inside of my helmet anymore, i switched to a smaller helmet and the…