Why We have “Rule One”: Winchester SXP Slamfire & Recall
By Bob Owens
A man by the name of Stephen Floyd purchased a newWinchester SXP shotgun, only to discover an incredibly dangerous slamfire when he chambers a cartridge, even with the safety on and his hands nowhere near the trigger.
To their credit, Winchester has quickly issued a recall for the affected firearms:
“Winchester Repeating Arms has discovered that a limited number of SXP (3½-inch chamber) shotguns (also called the Super X Pump) may, under certain circumstances, unintentionally discharge while closing the action. Failure to return any affected shotguns for inspection and/or repair …read more
Via:: Bearing Arms