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The pads cause headaches

The pads cause headachesKits: 35. Hometown: Plainville MA. Heard about us: Adjacent platoon received pads. Duties: Infantry, demolitions, counter IED. Current pads: Grey issued pads, smooth felt padding, glued seams. Comments: The pads cause headaches and require constant adjustment to prevent headaches. This means a lot of the Marines have to readjust before mounting night…

Pads wear out quickly

Pads wear out quicklyKits: 1. Hometown: Bolivar, New York. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Scout. Current Pads: Basic issue, black, sewn seam, soft texture, size large. Comments: Pressure point on forehead, too big inside ACH, makes it difficult to get a good coverage over top of head. Pads wear out quickly. SSG, US Army

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…