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Nova Rattling Problem

Old 01-26-2008, 07:51 PM
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I've been looking at buying a nova pump but have heard that the rattling is a problem. Has anyone experienced this?
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Old 01-26-2008, 08:17 PM
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I had the Nova, but just moved to the super nova. A friend of mine has made the same move. Both are pumps and as such will have some rattle in the slide. I guess some may be worse than others, but mine don't seem to be bad at all. Obviously a semi-auto will be quieter, but my nova and supernova have never worried me in the turkey woods.
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Old 01-26-2008, 10:20 PM
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Buy a Remington and never have to worry about the rattle. That's the main reason I did away with my 835. I wnated a Supernova, but when I checked one out, it also rattled. That's when I chose the 870 SuperMag. You pay for quality, and that's what you get in a Remington.
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Old 01-27-2008, 07:19 AM
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The guns do have a clickingafter the breach is closed. This click sounds like a cluck but is aggravating. I am working on this problem with mine to see if I can find a way to eliminate it of quiet it down.


I have an idea I just have to find the time to try it....
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Old 01-27-2008, 08:39 PM
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I own two super novas and neither one has a rattle.
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Old 01-28-2008, 05:43 AM
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I haven't had that problem with mine yet
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Old 01-31-2008, 12:38 PM
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mine does too... so do 3 more that guys i hunt with... plus several more at the gun shop...............tony
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Old 01-31-2008, 02:42 PM
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There are some allen head bolts on the pump(one on each side) that you can tighten to do away with the rattle but don't over tighten.
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