Monthly Archives: December 2015


CAUSING ME HEADACHES AND IT HURTS MY HEADKits: 5. Hometown: Texas. Heard about us: Internet. Duties: Fueling. Current Pads: Bluish, foam, velcro. Comments: IT CAUSING ME HEADACHES AND IT HURTS MY HEAD. SPC, US Army

my pads are crumbling

my pads are crumblingKits: 1. Hometown: Chicago. Heard about us: Operation We Are Here. Duties: Afghanistan National Army Advisor. Current Pads: Foliage Green, Unit Pad Oblong, SPM1C1-07-C-F101, NSN 8470-01-506-6454, Cage 5M888 LOT 04. Comments: Both my pads are crumbling and my chin strap/harness are falling apart. If able, receiving a new chin strap and harness…

The pads are hard and uncomfortable

The pads are hard and uncomfortableKits: 1. Hometown: Madison, WI. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Artillery. Current Pads: Hard, Grey, Glued, Hard, Uncomfortable. Comments: My Marines take their kevlars off whenever they can be use the pads are hard and uncomfortable. With better pads we would have one less thing to worry about. SSgt, USMC…

Thank You

Thank YouKits: 1. Hometown: Covington, Kentucky. Heard about us: Online. Duties: System Maintance. Current Pads: Basic issued Pads, Dark Green in color Hoop and Loop. Comments: Thank You!!. SPC, US Army

the pads are hard

the pads are hardKits: 16. Heard about us: Squad Leader. Duties: Infantry/Security Forces. Current Pads: I believe we currently have the SkyDex pads. They have PAD, HELMET, ADVANCED COMBAT SIZE written on the back of them. They are grey cloth and are glued. Comments: The main issue that I have are in line with the…

Headaches, neck and back pain

Headaches, neck and back pain Kits: 1. Heard about us: fellow marine. Duties: infantry. Current Pads: Issued grey pads, velcro attached. Comments: Headaches, especially on long humps/ hmmwwv drives. neck pain and back pain result. LCpl, USMC

rock hard pads

rock hard padsKits: 1. Hometown: Layton NJ. Heard about us: Team Members. Duties: Infantry, Scout Sniper, Reconnaissance, Assault Sniper. Current Pads: gray, rock hard pads, NSN 8470-01-546-9407. Comments: The pads I was issued are terrible. They freeze in the cold, they are still hard in the heat, they cause headaches, distract while on missions, do…

Thank you for what your organization does

Thank you for what your organization doesKits: 8. Hometown: Phoenix, AZ. Heard about us: Google. Duties: PSD (Personnel Security Detachment). Patrols. Current Pads: The green Standard issue pads. Comments: Thank you for what your organization does for us. SGT, US Army