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They are horrible and hurt after wearing for a short time

They are horrible and hurt after wearing for a short time16 Apr 2015: Kits: 60. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Medical. Current Pads: Basic issue from CIF.. Comments: We have CIF issue pads that velcro in ACU green color. They are horrible and hurt after wearing for a short time. CPT, US Army. 17 Apr 2015: Kits:…

Pads are too large causing headaches and discomfort

Pads are too large causing headaches and discomfortKits: 1. Hometown: Houston, TX. Heard about us: Internet. Duties: Infantry/convoy/patrol. Current Pads: Issue/foliage green. Comments: Pads are too large causing headaches and discomfort. This is my fourth deployment and the issue still persists. Most of my day is spent wearing my helmet and I’d like to change…

Thanks from Army Engineering Unit

Thanks from Army Engineering UnitDear Dr. Meaders: On behalf of the soldiers of the 1191st Engineering Unit, I would like to thank you for the Operation Helmet Kits that you sent us. They are a great improvement over the current pads. Due to the increased comfort the kits add to the helmets soldiers will be…

The issue pads are too thick and don’t compress well

Kits: 4. Duties: Armored Vehicle Crewman. Current Pads: Issued foliage. 1 Med ACH and 3 Large.. Comments: The issue pads retain heat and sweat to the point of being deformed. They also wear out much quicker than they can be replaced. We have issues with the pads Velcro backing coming off after taking them out…

New helmet pads please – Old ones fall apart

Kits: 2. Heard about us: Thru a deployed Battle Buddy. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: Old original issue. Comments: The pads get wet from sweat then fall apart when you wash them. SPC, US Army. Kits: 76. Hometown: Philadelphia, PA. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Battery Commander, Field Artillery. Current Pads: Issue, black, stick in pads..…

US Army Medical Company requests helmet upgrades

Kits: 55. Hometown: San Marcos, Texas. Heard about us: [opsec] Area Support Medical Company currently forward deployed to the Middle East Theatre. One of my Soldiers had found your information, and thought it would be a good idea to tell me about it, so I could contact you. Duties: Provide Medical Care and the point of…