The issued pads are extremely stiff and rub on your head

The issued pads are extremely stiff and rub on your head

Kits: 90. Duties: Mech Infantry. Current pads: GI MSA 3/4″ gels. Comments: Pads seem hard to come by right now. Many of us are using too large of pads which makes for an uncomfortable ride with our K-pots on. I have used Oregon Aero pads before and loved them and wished I had the 1/2″ thick pads, like many of my other buddie.. SPC, US Army

Kits: 22. Hometown: Dallas, TX. Heard about us: Unit 1SG. Duties: Advising. Current pads: Gray issued. Comments: The issued pads are extremely stiff and rub on your head. Due to this, they don’t allow the helmet to fit properly. SSG, US Army

Kits: 23. Hometown: Mississippi. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Medic. Current pads: Green sewn pads with no writing. Comments: Pain on the posterior and bilateral lateral sides of the skull. SGT, US Army