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Posted: 4/3/2006 10:55:01 AM EDT
The screw that secures the safety selector on my 590 backed out on me while shooting and the safety selector flopped up and down without actuating the safety mechanism. I tightened it down in the "Safety Off" position as a temporary fix since I use it as a HD shotgun. (Loaded, empty chamber) What fixes are available to secure the screw tight enough to properly use the safety, but not too tight or too loose? Is there a replacement part?

Link Posted: 4/3/2006 2:55:30 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 4/3/2006 2:57:22 PM EDT by SkullFarmer]
VangComp makes an all-metal enlarged replacement safety for the 590A1, but I'm not sure whether or not it fits the 590.

Short of that, you might be able to use Loc-Tite to secure the screw.

ETA -- Yes, the replacement safety apparently will work.


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