Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Long Guns > General Shotgun Discussion > 870 Jamming

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-02-2007, 08:17 PM   #1
Administrator
FTF_ADMIN.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
notdku's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Hill Country,Texas
Posts: 5,563
Liked 697 Times on 387 Posts
Likes Given: 729

Default 870 Jamming

My 870 has been jamming more often lately when I pump it to eject the spent shell.

I've broken it apart and cleaned it. Cycling it with live rounds doesn't produce any problems, it's just with spent shells.

Anyone ran into this before and found a fix? The 870 is only 5 years old or so.



__________________

Not Registered? Register now! - It's free and helps the community grow.

notdku is offline  
 
Reply With Quote

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join FirearmsTalk.com Today! - Click Here


Old 06-02-2007, 11:16 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
JoeLee's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 64
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

The plastic on shot shells tends to build up in chambers.The heat + expansion of a fired shell,will make the residue in the chamber,stick to the fired shell causing a jam.A product is out I forgot the name of now,that will dissolve shotgun chamber residue without honing.

__________________
NEVER KICK A SKUNK
JoeLee is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
how to keep XDM from jamming martyj General Handgun Discussion 27 04-17-2009 09:28 AM
HK SL8-6 Jamming Chuck_N Auto & Semi-Auto Discussion 3 03-20-2009 11:59 PM
Jamming Handyman Gunsmithing Forum 6 01-22-2009 01:03 AM
.380 jamming poolshark13 Semi-Auto Handguns 11 07-16-2008 12:48 PM
Jamming with XD 40 Cole XD Forum 4 03-31-2008 10:14 PM