Tag Archive for Infantry

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

The plastic bags inside of the hard foam encapsulated padding system we are issued is both HARD and very non form fitting to our heads.

The plastic bags inside of the hard foam encapsulated padding system we are issued is both HARD and very non form fitting to our heads.Kits: 7. Heard about us: Referred by Oregon Aero. Duties: Specializing in long range reconnaissance and long range eliminations. I am an infantry scout, longer harder road marches and lurking in…

Current pads in my helmet are horrible

Current pads in my helmet are horribleKits: 1. Hometown: Sierra Vista, AZ. Duties: Explosive Ordnance Disposal. Current Pads: Gray, Something was written on them but it has worn off. Comments: Heard about Operation Helmet from a friend. Decided to give it a try since the current pads in my helmet are horrible. SFC, US Army…

The pads we currently have are giving everyone headaches

The pads we currently have are giving everyone headachesKits: 42. Hometown: Jonesboro, GA. Heard about us: Prior use before another deployment. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: issued. grey, seam glued. Comments: The current pads cause headaches, discomfort and poor fit. My company used your pads on our Afghanistan deployment last year. Marines were more likely to…

Pads are causing me to have headaches

Pads are causing me to have headachesKits: 1. Hometown: new York. Heard about us: friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: gray and glued due to tear. Comments: current pads are old and make my helmet smaller. They are hard and it forces the Kevlar to shift around my head exposing areas of my head when running…

The current helmet pads I have cause headaches

The current helmet pads I have cause headachesKits: 1. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: Currenty pads are grey, glued and tearing at all edges. Comments: The current helmet pads I have cause headaches, especially during long convoys and during live fire excercises/patrols. I recently complained to my corpsman about wanting motrin due…

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…

A better pad will help protect against brain injuries

a better pad will help protect against the brain injuriesKits: 1. Hometown: Sacramento, Ca. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: I currently have the issued pads they are glued together and not very flexible. Comments: I was given a set of pads from operation helmet during my first deployment to Iraq back in…