Bob Meaders

SAME SONG, 99,000 VERSES LATER! WHY IN HELL WON’T THE MARINES FIX IT?

12/16/2020 Kits: 15. Hometown: Destin, Florida. Heard about us: Crusty old man. Duties: EOD SOF Enablers/ Humanitarian demining mission. Current pads: Grey IIF issue, some glued, some sewn, cheap nubuck like texture. Comments: Currently everyone in our small section who is assisting in the Humanitarian demining missing or supporting SOF operations abroad are experiencing discomfort…

Helmets save lives…when worn (properly)

7/25/2020: The mortar section received our Oregon Aero pads early into our deployment, and everyone is very impressed with the quality of the pads. Compared to the standard pads in our IHPS helmets, these feel like pillows. The issued helmet pads are too firm and don’t contour to your head well. As a result, a…