Montefeltro Forearm cap very tight

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Montefeltro Forearm cap very tight

Postby uglymug » Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:29 am

So I just picked up a Benelli Montefeltro at ***** for $849 and I couldn't pass on that deal it should make a good field/duck gun. Anyways the Forearm cap for this gun is VERY tight, as in I was tempted to take a plyers to it to get it screwed all the way in. Any tips from you guys as to a grease or lube I can put on there to loosen it up or should it loosen on its own with time?

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Re: Montefeltro Forearm cap very tight

Postby KRB » Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:38 am

I think that spring under the cap is just stiff. I would not go any more than hand tight. Shoot a round of clay's or 2. Monty is an awesome gun, Love my lefty. Enjoy
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Re: Montefeltro Forearm cap very tight

Postby 3200 man » Wed Feb 26, 2014 2:07 pm

Some auto's are like that ,with my Beretta's and Golds if you stand the gun up on its recoil-pad , with one hand on the
fore-arm pulling down hard , the cap will become looser......hope the helps a Boonelli guy ? :lol3:

Leave the pliers where you found them , they can only cause you grief ! :hammer: :thumbsup:
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