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The pads we have now just fall apart after a month

The pads we have now just fall apart after a monthKits: 22. Hometown: Albertville, AL. Heard about us: friend. Duties: Route clearance. Current Pads: green. Comments: The pads we have now just fall apart after a month or so of wearing. SSG, US Army Kits: 1. Hometown: South Bend Indiana. Heard about us: Internet search.…

Army issued pads are just horrible

Army issued pads are just horribleKits: 30. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: Standard Issued. Comments: The current pads that the Army issues us are just horrible. After numerous cycles of training, Soldiers of my PLT are complaining of headaches because of them. We are prepping to go to NTC in a few days, followed by deployment…

Outside the wire

Outside the wireKits: 14. Hometown: Ft. Hood Texas. Heard about us: Previous Team. Duties: Human Intelligence Collector (HUMINT). Current Pads: PAD, HELMET ADVANCED COMBAT, CERADYNE 52969 SIZE 3/4. Comments: Hello, I just received information on your program and I was wondering what I would need to do in order to receive items from your program…

No support on head – unbalanced

No support on head – unbalanced Kits: 1. Hometown: Oceanside. Heard about us: friend. Duties: artillery. Current Pads: Grey cheap material. Comments: When I put on my kevlar the material provides no support on your head and easily creates a unbalanced fit. SSGT, USMC

REQUESTING NEW HELMET PADS FOR MY SQUAD

REQUESTING NEW HELMET PADS FOR MY SQUADKits: 10. Hometown: Arkansas. Heard about us: internet. Duties: SF weapons Sgt. Current Pads: standard issue. Comments: We really appreciate whatever you send. sgt, US Army Kits: 9. Hometown: BROCKTON, MA. Heard about us: FRIEND. Duties: INFANTRY. Current Pads: OLD BLUE. Comments: REQUESTING NEW HELMET PADS FOR MY SQUAD…

Having problems with the current kevlar pads

Having problems with the current kevlar padsKits: 7. Hometown: BellBuckle TN. Heard about us: From another Marine in my plt. Duties: Security Forces/ Infantry rifleman. Current Pads: Gray pads. Say advanced combat. BPM1C1-12- D-B014.NSN 8470-01-546-9407. 9U425 LOT TW 3174-2. Glued seam. Soft fabric Feels very fragile.. Comments: Our job requires us to stand security for…

The pads are hard and uncomfortable

The pads are hard and uncomfortableKits: 1. Hometown: Madison, WI. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Artillery. Current Pads: Hard, Grey, Glued, Hard, Uncomfortable. Comments: My Marines take their kevlars off whenever they can be use the pads are hard and uncomfortable. With better pads we would have one less thing to worry about. SSgt, USMC…