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Current pads are too firm

Current pads are too firmKits: 2. Heard about us: Another Air Force Officer. Duties: Logistics. Current Pads: Standard Air Force Issue. Comments: Current pads are too firm and uncomfortable and can cause headaches during prolonged wear. A friend of mine recommended I try these pads during my last deployment… I’d like to request a new…

Stock dirty nasty velcro’d pads

Stock dirty nasty velcro’d padsKits: 25. Hometown: Navarre FL. Heard about us: Google. Duties: CV-22 Aircraft Maintenance/Special Ops Squadron. Current Pads: Stock dirty nasty velcro’d pads. Comments: Hi, I’m {in the} [opsec removed] CV-22 maintenance squadron. I heard about your program online and would like to request some upgraded helmet pads for my guys. Our…

The current pads breakdown quickly and become hard.

The current pads breakdown quickly and become hard.Kits: 1. Hometown: Cabool, MO. Heard about us: Co-worker. Duties: Air Advisor to Afghan Air Force Engineers. Current Pads: NSN: 8470-01-546-9415 – sage green – secured w/velcro. Comments: The current pads breakdown quickly and become hard. Wicks the moisture away from head and causes itching. At least that’s what…

Our current pads are so uncomfortable

Kits: 2. Duties: Ammo Troop. Current Pads: green zelcro very hard pads. I use socks instead. Comments: Our current pads are so uncomfortable, we now use 4-5 socks stuck to the velcro on the inside. A thinner and softer pad would be heaven. A1C, USAF

Causes headaches after 5 minutes every time

Kits: 2. Hometown: Syracuse. Heard about us: SSgt X from my unit. Duties: Convoy/HumV patrol. Current Pads: MSA/Green/Glued/Original issued pads. Comments: With the original pads, the helmet does not sit right on my head and causes headaches after 5 minutes every time, without fail. SSgt X recommended these pads and said they worked great. A1C, USAF Kits:…