Tag Archive for US Army

Helmet pads are too hard

Helmet pads are too hardKits: 2. Hometown: portland oregon. Heard about us: A friend here. Duties: Infantary, Police advisory detachment. Current Pads: green army issue. Comments: The Helmet pads i have are too hard and squeeze my head too hard leaving me with headaches. This makes driving difficult and being in MATV’s or NTV’s this…

Army Sgt Sends Thanks

Army Sgt Sends ThanksKits: 10. Hometown: Alaska. Heard about us: word of mouth. Duties: force pro. Current Pads: standard issue. Comments: Thank You so much. I can not begin to express how thankful my soldiers and I are that you provide this service. Such a small gesture means the world to us. AIRBORNE!!!. SGT, US Army

Thanks from Army Engineering Unit

Thanks from Army Engineering UnitDear Dr. Meaders: On behalf of the soldiers of the 1191st Engineering Unit, I would like to thank you for the Operation Helmet Kits that you sent us. They are a great improvement over the current pads. Due to the increased comfort the kits add to the helmets soldiers will be…

Not very comfortable

Kits: 2. Duties: Infantry operations. Current Pads: Revision advanced combat grey colored. Comments: Pads are the 3/4 pads. They are very firm and not very comfortable. After wearing for a few hours the places the pads sit on your head cause your head to hurt in those locations. They also move around a lot while…

after a few hours we get headaches

Kits: 4. Duties: maintenance, convoy, transportation. Current Pads: issue pads, gray, glued. Comments: my crew and i wear our ACH for hours at time more than 12 hours; after a few hours we get headaches from wearing our ACH especially after we remove our headgear. SGT, US Army

Current Pads: Standard Issue bricks

Kits: 1. Heard about us: Google. Duties: Combat Medic. Current Pads: Standard Issue bricks. Comments: After long wear during patrols, the headache and pressure points were horrible. Once the standard issue pads get soaked with sweat, they’re done. SGT, US Army Kits: 3. Hometown: Las Vegas. Heard about us: PA [Physician’s Assistant] . Duties: Evac…