Monthly Archives: July 2019

Why the HELL won’t you listen to actual war fighters?

Doc Bob, Just wanted to give you an update on the packages.  I received both on July 4th and immediately handed them out to my guys.  They were ecstatic to have something that was 100 times more comfy for when they are on Tower Guard for 8 straight hours.  Since then, we have gone on…

The new pads are “like wearing a pillow”

The new pads are “like wearing a pillow”Kits: 19. Hometown: Belleville Illinois. Heard about us: Marine. Duties: Close Quarters Tactics and Marksmanship. Current pads: CIF issue. Comments: I’m filling out this request due to my recent email traffic with Dr. Robert Meaders. This request is for the 19 instructors here in Okinawa Japan teaching the…

Get out of your a/c foxhole and listen to your troops!

7/1/2019: The helmet pads were received and we have all now had ample time to wear them out on mission. Some of my team members have commented that the pads are “like wearing a pillow”, “they don’t give you that feeling of constant pressure against your head”, and “there are no hot spots”.  In terms…