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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…

Very hard and uncomfortable pads

6 Sep 2014: Kits: 17. Hometown: Buckeye, AZ. Heard about us: Friend referred. Duties: Maintenance, recovery, fire fighting. Current Pads: Army basic issue grey pads. Comments: Very hard and uncomfortable. They get old and fall out easy. SPC, US Army 7 Sep 2014: Kits: 3.Hometown: Los Angeles California. Heard about us: online. Duties: Chaplain Assistant. Current…

Need to be replaced

Kits: 40. Hometown: Manchester, NH. Heard about us: Online. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: Issued, Foliage Green, 3/4″, NSN 8470-01-546-3407. Comments: We conduct patrols each day and our helmets are obviously getting a lot of use due to basic wear/tear. I am a platoon leader responsible for 40 paratroopers and due to the extended use and…

74 Kits Requested

74 Kits Requested Kits: 4. Hometown: Houston TX. Heard about us: google. Duties: PSD and PAD team work basaiclly driving around kabul 16 hours a day.. Current Pads: issued crap grey velcro cloth. Comments: once you sweat so much in them they turn into rocks they suck if you have hair. they are extremely hot…

2014 US Air Force Requests

11 Jun 2014: Kits: 25. Hometown: Waterbury Connecticut. Heard about us: Fellow soldier. Duties: Convoy Ops. Current Pads: Green hard basic stock pad. Comments: Currently in Afghanistan attached to an army unit as a combat medic. I was ordered one by a friend back in February and they have been awesome. I would like my…

2013 Army Requests

29 Dec 2013: Kits: 1. Hometown: Ypsilanti, MI. Heard About us: mymilitarysavings.com. Duties: Guard Duty/Network Operations. Current Pads: Grey, normal seam?, stiff. Comments: my current pads do not conform to my head correctly, and I often find myself pushing my helmet up. I have tried many different positions for the pads but they just dont…

2011 Navy Requests

6 Nov 2011: Duties: Hospital Corpsman. Current Pads: NSN. Comments: They give me a headache. they don’t completely cover the velcro so it presses into my forehead. HMC, USN. 20 Oct 2011: Hometown: OCEANSIDE, CA. Heard About us: INTERNET ARTICLE. Duties: RECONSTRUCTION. Current Pads: NONE. Comments: N/A.  LTJG, USN. 12 Oct 2011: Heard About us:…

2005-2010 Navy Requests

13 Dec 2010: Duties: Forward Observer (FO). Current Pads: None. Comments: Issued old style Kevlar helmet, no pads. CW3, US Navy. 29 Sep 2010: Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: Don’t know. Comments: Hello Dr. Meaders I hope you remember me, weeks ago you sent me 10 pads for my fellow corpsmen in my company, they received…