Tag Archive for front line

Foam is hard and causes me headaches

Foam is hard; causes headachesKits: 30. Hometown: Roaring Spring. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Route Clearance. Current Pads: standard Army Issue pads, Grey in color, seam is sewn. Comments: I wear my helmet for 8 to 10 hours a day sometimes more. The current Pads I have are the standard issue pad issued to me.…

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

I will!

I will!Kits: 1. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: QRF. Current Pads: Green – sewn – standard issue. Comments: I will!. SSG, US Army

The issue MSA pads are atrocious

The issue MSA pads are atrociousKits: 1. Hometown: . Heard about us: A friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: MSA, Grey, Glued seams. Comments: So the issue MSA pads are atrocious. They are hard, and instead of providing support across the surface of the head, they focus the pressure onto small points. This causes headaches and…

Uncomfortable after wearing helmet for a long time

Uncomfortable after wearing helmet for a long timeKits: 1. Hometown: jersey city, new jersey. Heard about us: friend. Duties: infantry. Current Pads: cushion pads. Comments: Break in period for pads take a long time. Uncomfortable after wearing helmet for a long time. Lcpl, USMC