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Issued pads are causing headaches which make people less effective

Kits: 29. Hometown: Kansas City. Heard about us: Reddit. Duties: Infantry. Current pads: Issued army. Comments: The standard issued are just too stiff Using Peltors/over the head ear protection with the standard issued pads are causing headaches which make people less effective. Myself personally as a RTO need peltors to communicate and also as ear…

The current pads end up feeling like bricks

The current pads end up feeling like bricksKits: 56. Hometown: Nevada. Heard about us: My Battalion Commander. Duties: Infantry/ Route clearance/ QRF. Current pads: Grey issued pads. Comments: The current pads we have get very hard after awhile of wearing them in the field and end up feeling like bricks. When we were doing cold…

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…

after just a few hours, your head starts to hurt

after just a few hours, your head starts to hurtKits: 1. Hometown: Biddeford, Maine. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Cavalry/Recon Ops. Current Pads: Issued GI pads. Comments: I know I am using a stateside address,but I deploy in the next few weeks. I heard about your program and think what you do is awesome. My…

OUR PAD’S ARE SEVERELY WORN OUT

OUR PAD’S ARE SEVERELY WORN OUTKits: 10. Hometown: BAKERSFIELD,CA. Heard about us: OUR COMMAND. Duties: RECON. Current Pads: GLUED AND ARE OLD ACU. Comments: OUR PAD’S ARE SEVERELY WORN OUT AND HAVE ISSUES WITH PAD’S DEFLATING AS WELL AS SWEAT CONTROL ANY HELP WOULD BE HIGHLY APP. THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME. SGT, US Army