Tag Archive for Upgrade request kit

The pads are hard and uncomfortable

The pads are hard and uncomfortableKits: 1. Hometown: Madison, WI. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: Artillery. Current Pads: Hard, Grey, Glued, Hard, Uncomfortable. Comments: My Marines take their kevlars off whenever they can be use the pads are hard and uncomfortable. With better pads we would have one less thing to worry about. SSgt, USMC…

The current pads are in very bad shape

The current pads are in very bad shapeKits: 2. Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Advising Afghan Police. We commute back and forth to police facilities and various ministries multiple times per week. Current Pads: 1. ACH: Skydex DOM: G-11-06 3/4″, Black, seam glued, Fabric is felt-like. Missing one pad with no replacements…

wish they were more comfortable

wish they were more comfortableKits: 2. Hometown: Hollywood, California. Heard about us: other site. Duties: Defensive Ops. Current Pads: Standard issue ach green pads sewn seem. Comments: wish they kept sweat from going in my eyes. and wish they were more comfortable for long missions. mine seem hard and they leave marks on my head.…

huge headaches

huge headachesKits: 40. Hometown: Corona, Ca. Heard about us: Friend. Duties: EOD. Current Pads: Basic Issue. Comments: The current pads we have give us huge headaches and never fit our head correctly! I’ve heard such great things about the pads and know the will greatly improve our mission!  SPC, US Army

Pads wear out quickly

Pads wear out quicklyKits: 1. Hometown: Bolivar, New York. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Scout. Current Pads: Basic issue, black, sewn seam, soft texture, size large. Comments: Pressure point on forehead, too big inside ACH, makes it difficult to get a good coverage over top of head. Pads wear out quickly. SSG, US Army

any wear over 20 minutes results in pain

any wear over 20 minutes results in painKits: 1. Hometown: Trinity, FL. Heard about us: Internet search. Duties: Force Protection. Current Pads: Team Wendy I believe, Very stiff. Comments: The current pads are not breaking in and even with adjustments any wear over 20 minutes results in pain.. LT, USN

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…