Tag Archive for Infantry

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…

Anything you can send would be fine

Anything you can send would be fineKits: 25. Hometown: atlanta. Heard about us: internet. Duties: MP. Current Pads: old ach. Comments: I’m a team leader in a PLT with 25 Soldiers in [opsec]. If you could help us out I would greatly appreciate it. Anything you can send would be fine. We have a lot…

issue facility does not have any more pads for us

issue facility does not have any more pads for usKits: 30. Hometown: WOODLAND PARK, NJ. Heard about us: MILITARY FRIEND. Duties: WE ARE JTACS, JFO’S AND RADIO OPERATORS THAT SUPPORT COALITION FORCES WITH FIRE SUPPORT. Current Pads: PAD, HELMET, ADVANCED COMBAT. GREY IN COLOR. GLUED SEAM. TEXTURE IS HARD. Comments: THE CURRENT PADS WE HAVE…

My current pads… They are hard as 2x4s.

My current pads… They are hard as 2x4s.Kits: 1. Hometown: Dayton, VA. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Advisor/Instuctor, Convoys, Machine Gunner. Current Pads: Pad, Helmet all these pads have is a part number, nsn, and lot number. They have glued seams and are gray in color. Comments: I have done two tours in Afghanistan in…

I want to upgrade my pads

after a long period of time they start to hurt my headKits: 3. Hometown: Augusta, GA. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: infantry. Current Pads: Standard green pads. Velcro. Comments: I want to upgrade my pads because after a long period of time they start to hurt my head. They also tend to give me and…

They’re like wearing styrofoam on my head

They’re like wearing styrofoam on my headKits: 2. Hometown: White Pine, Tennessee. Heard about us: Word of mouth. Duties: 11C. Current Pads: Unit Pad, green, glued, stiff, & kinda rough. Comments: They’re like wearing styrofoam on my head. I liked the old black ones but can’t find anymore of them. SGT, US Army Kits: 1.…

My pads give me headaches after a few hrs of operations

My pads give me headaches after a few hrs of operationsKits: 1. Hometown: Granite city Illinois. Heard about us: A friend. Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: Pad, helmet advanced combat gray color. Comments: The current pads that are issued to us are very uncomfortable to wear for a length of time. I’ve gone out in the…

Common complaint is headaches after prolong use.

Common complaint is headaches after prolong use. Kits: 27. Hometown: Southern Maryland. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Explosive Ordnance Disposal. Current Pads: basic issue pads/ folage green. Comments: The current pads always have the problem of freezing and making it difficult for the soldiers to use properly when on mission. The most common complaint is…