Browning Miroku BPS Magnum Field Model 10 Ga 26” Pump Shotgun, 2002

SOLD FOR: $999.99

WOA#: WY240209TL005

Make: Browning

Model: BPS Magnum Field Model

Serial Number: 14377MY121

Year of Manufacture: 2002 (MY Date Code)

Gauge: 10 Gauge, 3 ½”Shells

Action Type: Pump Action with Tubular Magazine

Markings: The left side of the barrel is marked “BROWNING ARMS COMPANY MORGAN, UTAH MADE IN JAPAN / MIROKU”.  The right side of the receiver is marked “14377MY121”.  The right side of the barrel is marked “INVECTOR BPS SPECIAL STEEL 10GA – 3 ½” FIELD MODEL -26”.  The bottom of trigger guard is marked with a Browning Logo.  The buttpad is marked “BROWNING”.  The bottom of the receiver is marked “10GA”.

Barrel Length: The barrel length is 26” and features a full length ventilated and finely checkered rib to reduce glare.

Choke: The barrel is threaded for the Browning Invector chokes. Improved Cylinder choke installed.

Sights / Optics: Bead front sight mounted to the top of the checkered rib.  The top of the receiver is serrated to reduce glare.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stocks are checkered wood field stocks with a checkered semi pistol grip, a checkered forearm with finger grooves, fluted straight comb, and checkered black rubber Browning butt pad. The checkering is sharp. The LOP measures 14.25” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The stocks rate in about Excellent overall condition. There are some faint drag lines on the stocks.  Other than that these stocks are pristine.

This shotgun also comes with a set of checkered synthetic stocks also in Excellent condition with a Decelerator buttpad but in the same configuration as the wood stocks.

Type of Finish: Blue

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright. There is no erosion. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates in 10/10.

Overall Condition: This shotgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows light operation wear on the magazine tube from the action. There are light handling marks on the receiver.  The pins are unmarked. The markings are clear. Overall, this shotgun rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We have not fired this shotgun. As with all previously owned firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance standards.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories: This shotgun comes with its mentioned extra set of synthetic stocks, its factory box, and its Browning Trigger Lock.

Our Assessment: The Browning Invector BPS 10GA Field Model stands as a titan in the world of shotguns, a true embodiment of power and precision crafted by the legendary Browning, a name synonymous with excellence in firearms. This shotgun isn’t just a tool; it’s a testament to Browning’s commitment to providing hunters with the very best. Designed for those who don’t shy away from the challenges of hunting large game, the 10 gauge version of the BPS Field Model offers a level of firepower that transforms a day in the field into an unparalleled hunting experience.

At its core, the 10 gauge chambering of the BPS Field Model is a game-changer. This is not just any shotgun; it’s a powerhouse, delivering a wider, more impactful shot spread and significant stopping power. It’s engineered for hunters who demand the best when targeting large waterfowl or game birds, where the sheer force and the long-range capability of a 10 gauge can make all the difference. The BPS Field Model excels in delivering heavy payloads with precision, ensuring that each shot counts, even in the most demanding hunting scenarios.

But power isn’t the only thing that sets this shotgun apart. The BPS Field Model boasts a meticulously crafted, steel receiver and barrel, ensuring durability and longevity. The ingenious bottom-loading and ejection design is a stroke of genius, ejecting shells downwards, making it a perfect fit for both right and left-handed shooters. This thoughtful design is further complemented by Browning’s renowned Invector choke system, giving hunters the flexibility to adjust their shot patterns for varying conditions and distances. The Browning Invector BPS 10GA Field Model is more than a shotgun; it’s a fusion of Browning’s iconic heritage and modern hunting needs, a prized possession for any hunter seeking to elevate their game to the highest level.  Please see our photos and good luck! – L.S.

Browning Miroku BPS Magnum Field Model 10 Ga 26” Pump Shotgun, 2002
Browning Miroku BPS Magnum Field Model 10 Ga 26” Pump Shotgun, 2002