Tag Archive for maintenance

so hard and uncomfortable that they cause headaches

So hard and uncomfortable that they cause headachesKits: 5. Hometown: St. Peter Mn. Heard about us: google. Duties: Maintenance Control NCO. Current Pads: Standard Army Issued pads. Comments: The standard issue pads are so hard and uncomfortable that they cause headaches within 15 – 20 minutes of wearing. We’re getting ready for NTC and the…

headache after only 30 minutes of wear

headache after only 30 minutes of wearKits: 1. Hometown: Athens. Heard about us: Internet. Duties: Engineering equipment repair in field. Current Pads: Olive Green standard issue. Comments: My pads are slightly too thick for my head and are quite stiff. They cause a headache after only 30 minutes of wear. If I move up in…

The pads are way to hard

The pads are way to hardKits: 70. Hometown: Holtville, California. Heard about us: First Sergeant. Duties: Engineer. Current Pads: velcro grey pads in the new ECH 3 in the front 3 in the rear and one in the bottom of the ECH. Comments: Thanks for your support. CSM, US Army Kits: 15. Hometown: Tacoma Washington.…

constant headaches caused directly by the pads

constant headaches caused directly by the padsKits: 11. Hometown: Dallas Texas. Heard about us: Google and AR15.com. Duties: Convoy, security, and maintanace. Current Pads: GI pads. PAD,HELMET,ADVANCED, COMBAT SIZE 3/4″ SPM1C1-08-C-B100. SM888 LOT 2. Comments: Will be the first deployment for many in our unit and I can see how much these GI pads are…

My current pads fit too tightly and cause headaches and pain

My current pads fit too tightly and cause headaches and painKits: 2. Hometown: Athens. Heard about us: Internet blog. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: 3/4 inch standard issue one part pad. Comments: My current pads fit too tightly and cause headaches and pain. I need 1/2 inch pads [OpHelmet note: we recommend a larger helmet as…

Headache

Headache1 May 2015: Kits: 2. Heard about us: From a fellow Soldier. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: Army Issue. Comments: Take very long to break in the ones I have and give me a headache if I get a new pair for the first week or two so hope these are better. SPC, US Army

Bulky and rub hard on our scalps

Bulky and rub hard on our scalps16 Apr 2015: Kits: 3. Hometown: Livonia, Michigan. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Maintenance. Current Pads: Pad, Helmet, Advanced Combat. SPC1C1-12-D-B014. Grey with a glue seam and made of felt. Comments: These pads are worn and shift over extended use. They are bulky and rub hard on our scalps…

Uncomfortable, causes headaches

Uncomfortable, causes headaches6 Apr 2015. Kits: 2. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Mechanic. Current Pads: Green glued seam standard issue. Comments: Uncomfortable, causes headaches, causes lots of pressure on my head. Sgt, US Army 6 Apr 2015. Kits: 8.  Heard about us: friend. Duties: maintenance. Current Pads: army issue. Comments: Cause headaches, too hard, uncomfortable.…