The pads we use now are rocks

Rock pads

Kits: 25. Hometown: Austin, Texas. Heard about us: Airborne Infantrymen I went to a school with. Duties: D.A.R.T DOWNED AIRCRAFT RECOVERY TEAM. Current Pads: Grey rock hard pads NSN 8470-01-046-9407. Comments: The pads we use now are rocks. they give soldiers migraines and are awful to use for a long period of time. You guys are doing an amazing thing and we appreciate it very much. SPC, US Army

Kits: 500. Duties: OPSEC. Current Pads: Gray Pads. Comments: Would like to get as many as possible so that I can give them to other Soldiers. SGT, US Army

Kits: 2. Hometown: Fort Scott. Heard about us: Duties: Staff Weather Officer support. Current Pads: Standard issue 3/4 inch grey oval/trapezoid/crown pads. Comments: I greatly appreciate this! SrA, USAF

Kits: 1. Hometown: . Heard about us: . Duties: Infantry. Current Pads: grey with a cloth sewn seam. Comments: My current pads are extremely warn out, and become uncomfortable after hours of being worn. Sgt, US Army

Kits: 2. Hometown: Clay Center, NE. Heard about us: Friends. Duties: SA Patrols and Security. Current Pads: Team Wendy, Oblongional Size. Comments: Thanks for what you do and your support to our troops. Thanks again. SFC, US Army

Kits: 7. Hometown: Philadelphia,PA. Heard about us: requested kits before on a previous deployment. Duties: infantry. Current Pads: issued pads/velcro. Comments: thanks again. SPC, US Army