I was curious about that but never had a chance to test that. But recently the ejector spring broke on my Remington 870 and that was a good opportunity to test the shotgun without the ejector spring.

Remington 870 Work Without the Ejector Spring
Remington 870 Work Without the Ejector Spring

It will work! The shotgun was working properly but with much bigger chance of the stove pipe problem. I had a stove pipe for about each 5-10 shots. So yes, you can still use your shotgun with broken ejector spring in an emergency situation but you need to replace the ejector spring as soon as possible.

My friend from Poland told me that they bought several Benelli Supernova shotguns for their shooting club. Two new Benelli Supernova shotguns had the same problem after just few weeks of use – broken Bolt Latch.

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Common Problem of Fabarm Shotguns: Broken Firing Pin

Off-topic today. Here is what happened to Fabarm shotgun of one of the shooters on recent training:

Fabarm Shotgun: Broken Firing Pin
Fabarm Shotgun: Broken Firing Pin

Broken firing pin is very common problem of Fabarm shotguns.

That is why I love Rem 870! Taurus Shotgun Broken Again…

Here is what happened to Taurus shotgun (Brazil made Mossberg clone) on a training:

Taurus Shotgun Action Bars Broken
Taurus Shotgun Action Bars Broken

Shotgun jammed and when we disassembled it we have found out that action bars of the forend were broken!

Broken Taurus Shotgun Bolt! That is Why I Love 870!

That is why I love Rem 870. Here is what happened to Taurus shotgun of one of the guys on training today…

Taurus Shotgun Fail
Taurus Shotgun Fail
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