Tag Archive for ACH

cause headaches and discomfort

cause headaches and discomfortKits: 1. Hometown: Prior Lake, MN. Heard about us: My Staff Sergeant. Duties: MEU. Current Pads: Standard issue Grey pads. Comments: Uncomfortable and go flat after a while. Pfc, USMC Kits: 1. Hometown: Los Angeles. Heard about us: My Ssgt. Duties: Radio operation. Current Pads: Standard issue. Comments: They’re really stiff and…

Uncomfortable, constant irritant.

Uncomfortable, constant irritant.Kits: 8. Hometown: Indianapolis, IN. Heard about us: Team Chief. Duties: EOD. Current Pads: Pad, Helmet, Advanced Combat. Grey. Comments: Uncomfortable, constant irritant. Not ideal for helmet weight. PO3, USN

The issued pads are uncomfortable and hard

The issued pads are uncomfortable and hardKits: 2. Hometown: Hamburg, PA. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: Grey Marine Corps Issued pads.. Comments: For my job, we must wear Kevlar all night long in order to mount NVGs. The issued pads are uncomfortable and hard. When wearing Kevlar for several hours while patrolling,…

so hard and uncomfortable that they cause headaches

So hard and uncomfortable that they cause headachesKits: 5. Hometown: St. Peter Mn. Heard about us: google. Duties: Maintenance Control NCO. Current Pads: Standard Army Issued pads. Comments: The standard issue pads are so hard and uncomfortable that they cause headaches within 15 – 20 minutes of wearing. We’re getting ready for NTC and the…

Gentex pads are always hard as rocks

Gentex pads are always hard as rocksKits: 16. Hometown: Spring Hill, TN. Heard about us: Another SSgt that you supported before. Duties: EOD work, TRAP reponse. Current Pads: Gentex made pad, grey color, glued seam, 3/4 inch thick hard pad. Comments: My fellow EOD Techs and I are currently deployed in support of Operation Inherent…

Helmet pads play a critical role

Helmet pads play a critical roleKits: 9. Hometown: Jackson, TN. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Infantry, patrols, air assault, convoy. Current Pads: Standard issue. Comments: As a squad leader I need my guys at 110% all the time. Having said that a lot of them always ask to remove their helmets due to headaches or…

Thanks for all you do

Thanks for all you doKits: 70. Hometown: Daleville, AL. Heard about us: Helmet forum online. Duties: [training] advisory group. Current Pads: Standard issue. Comments: We have 10 folks with the CVC helmets … but we have … 10 folks with the SOF high cut helmets. These are on top of the 70 ACH’s. Thank you for all you…