Oregon Aero's patented ballistic helmet pads were developed in 1997 for the U.S. Army Special Operation MICH helmet. To this day our helmet pads continue to provide users with superior shock absorption, maximum comfort, and a multitude of other benefits — see Features and Benefits Below. Oregon Aero Ballistic Helmet upgrade Kits are available for ACH, LWH, PASGT, MICH, RBR, Protech, CVC, and other types of helmets. For additional performance information see ballistic helmet testing.
Experience pain-free comfort, no matter how long you wear your helmet.
Pads minimize helmet movement helping to keep the helmet in place.
Oregon Aero pads provide superior shock absorption and blast protection.
Breathable surfaces allow air in but keeps water and sweat out.
Self-wicking fabric covers dissipates moisture keeping your head cooler and drier.
Upgrade kit does not interfere with gas mask or night vision goggles.
Liner pads are non-flammable and will not melt in high temperatures.
Waterproof. Tested to a depth of 66 feet for 12 hours.
Positively buoyant pads enable helmet to float in water.
Pads do not cause irritation or itchiness.
Upgrade kit is easy install in minutes.
Hook and loop fastener strips grip and keep pads securely in place.
Upgrade kit requires no modifications to the helmet shell.
Reduces internal sound reverberation for reduced helmet noise.
Pads are easy to clean with mild soap and water. Air dry.
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