Tag Archive for maintenance

Cause headaches and discomfort

Kits: 1. Hometown: Nogales, Arizona. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Maintenance and Recovery. Current Pads: Basic. Comments: The pads take forever to form to your head and by the time they do, they’re already too old. I know I’ll be receiving new ones for this upcoming deployment and part of the reason I dislike them…

extreme headache

extreme headacheKits: 65. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Recovery, maintenance, convoy. Current Pads: Gray military issue, uncomfortable, hard headache causing. Comments: Wearing a combat helmet for more than an hour causes headaches, the pads start out comfortable but after about 10 minutes they begin to become uncomfortable. As maintenance we are required to wear our…

so hard and uncomfortable that they cause headaches

So hard and uncomfortable that they cause headachesKits: 5. Hometown: St. Peter Mn. Heard about us: google. Duties: Maintenance Control NCO. Current Pads: Standard Army Issued pads. Comments: The standard issue pads are so hard and uncomfortable that they cause headaches within 15 – 20 minutes of wearing. We’re getting ready for NTC and the…

headache after only 30 minutes of wear

headache after only 30 minutes of wearKits: 1. Hometown: Athens. Heard about us: Internet. Duties: Engineering equipment repair in field. Current Pads: Olive Green standard issue. Comments: My pads are slightly too thick for my head and are quite stiff. They cause a headache after only 30 minutes of wear. If I move up in…

The pads are way to hard

The pads are way to hardKits: 70. Hometown: Holtville, California. Heard about us: First Sergeant. Duties: Engineer. Current Pads: velcro grey pads in the new ECH 3 in the front 3 in the rear and one in the bottom of the ECH. Comments: Thanks for your support. CSM, US Army Kits: 15. Hometown: Tacoma Washington.…

constant headaches caused directly by the pads

constant headaches caused directly by the padsKits: 11. Hometown: Dallas Texas. Heard about us: Google and AR15.com. Duties: Convoy, security, and maintanace. Current Pads: GI pads. PAD,HELMET,ADVANCED, COMBAT SIZE 3/4″ SPM1C1-08-C-B100. SM888 LOT 2. Comments: Will be the first deployment for many in our unit and I can see how much these GI pads are…

My current pads fit too tightly and cause headaches and pain

My current pads fit too tightly and cause headaches and painKits: 2. Hometown: Athens. Heard about us: Internet blog. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: 3/4 inch standard issue one part pad. Comments: My current pads fit too tightly and cause headaches and pain. I need 1/2 inch pads [OpHelmet note: we recommend a larger helmet as…

Headache

Headache1 May 2015: Kits: 2. Heard about us: From a fellow Soldier. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: Army Issue. Comments: Take very long to break in the ones I have and give me a headache if I get a new pair for the first week or two so hope these are better. SPC, US Army