Tag Archive for Infantry

Hard and hurt your head

Hard and hurt your headKits: 5. Hometown: Medford. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Route Clearance. Current Pads: NSN 8470-01-546-5356 Color Gray. Comments: The pads we are issued now get hard and hurt your head when wearing for a long period of time. Sgt, USMC Kits: 3. Heard about us: Military Friend. Duties: Maintenance and firing…

All worn out from deployment!!

All worn out from deployment!!Kits: 1. Hometown: . Heard about us: friend in my unit. Duties: infantry joint training. Current Pads: grey with oblong written on it. Comments: been with these same pads since i first got to my unit its been 3 years now all worn out from deployment!!. LCPL, USMC

Constant headache

Kits: 1. Duties: infantry. Current Pads: basic. Comments: Constant headache with my pads now. LCpl, USMC Kits: 2. Hometown: Fort Bragg, NC. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Basic mission force protection. Current Pads: Army issue pads. Comments: I have difficulties with the original pads and using my hearing protection. It gives me a headache stuffing…

Thanksgiving and thanks for giving!

Thanksgiving and thanks for giving!i just got the order of helmet pads today and installed them on my helmet and passed out the other to my squad. have to tell you they’re really great. so much better than our issue ones. its getting cold here and ours tend to get pretty hard making for an…

Helmet pads are too hard

Helmet pads are too hardKits: 2. Hometown: portland oregon. Heard about us: A friend here. Duties: Infantary, Police advisory detachment. Current Pads: green army issue. Comments: The Helmet pads i have are too hard and squeeze my head too hard leaving me with headaches. This makes driving difficult and being in MATV’s or NTV’s this…

Not very comfortable

Kits: 2. Duties: Infantry operations. Current Pads: Revision advanced combat grey colored. Comments: Pads are the 3/4 pads. They are very firm and not very comfortable. After wearing for a few hours the places the pads sit on your head cause your head to hurt in those locations. They also move around a lot while…

My Platoon loves the Aero pads

Kits: 225. Hometown: West Branch, MI. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: The gray pads that come in the LWH. Comments: I request these pads for my Platoon and now the other Platoon sergeants wants me to request them for the rest of the company. My Platoon loves the Aero pads. They say…