I think it will be interesting for you to see what’s inside of the plastic receiver of the Benelli Supernova. Here are x-ray photos:
Benelli Supernova Choke Problem (Defect)
My friend bought a brand new Benelli Supernova and found a choke with defect. One of the chokes had very strange looking edge.
How to Fix Benelli Supernova or Nova Double Feed Problem
One of the common problems of Benelli Supernova or Nova shotguns is double feed. When you have two rounds coming out of magazine tube simulatneously and blocking the action.
Upgraded Follower for Benelli Nova / Supernova
Bought, installed and tested HFD2 Compression Follower. I really liked gold color but it is similar to color of shell, so bright colors are better for safety reasons.
This follower fits Benelli Nova, Nova Tactical & Super Nova in 12 Gauge. It is good alternative to Nordic Components followers. HFD2 Compression Follower has tail which prevents spring from binding and kinking.
Machined from 6061 T6 Aluminum which is lightweight and corrosion resistant.
Broken Benelli Supernova Forend
Broken Benelli Supernova forend on training today. Piece of the forend stuck inside and shotgun was not functional.
Basic Tuning/Modification of Benelli Supernova Shotgun for Practical Shooting
My friend bought a new Benelli Supernova and asked me to help with basic tuning modification for practical shooting.
So, we started polishing action bars, it makes work of a shotgun smoother:
Benelli Supernova Firing Pin Problem – Slamfire Discharge
This happened to one of the shooters on shotgun competition. Firing pin on his Benelli Supernova stuck in forward position and slamfire discharge occured when he pushed forend forward loading shell into a chamber.
The problem was in firing pin. It is little deformed (probably from dry-fire trainings). That caused it to stuck in forward position. It looks like the metal is too soft and easy to deform:
Unusual Malfunction on Pump Action Shotgun (Benelli Supernova)
Found one more interesting pic from recent training. This what can happen to a shotshell:
Problem with Benelli Supernova – Broken Hammer
Offtopic today. I own Benelli Supernova shotgun. It was working good for a very long period of time. I’ve put about 15,000-20,000 rounds through it. The only problem I’ve had was a light primer strike on my Benelli Supernova. It was easy to fix.
MatchSaverZ for Pump Action Shotgun Review
MatchSaverZ is a shell holder that holds one shell near the chamber to be able to load a shotgun quickly.