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Originally Posted by NCTarheel
Kawaguchiya was the first name used, then BC My Luck...and BC Miroku. All are good buys...especially the SxS sidelocks...Model F, Model FE and Model FE II.

Thanks for the correction. I temporarily forgot about Kawaguchiya. I think they wanted a name that would work in the States. Hence the name changes. If they'd stuck with Kawaguchiya, we'd probably be calling them "Kawas" today. Like Uggie for Ugartechea.

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Kawaguchiya Firearms is the parent company...BC Miroku Manufacturing now does the firearms manufacturing. I think after the relationship with Browning was established they finalized the brand name under the BC Miroku label.

Here is a Kawaguchiya Model F:

https://www.gunsinternational.com/g...f-12-gauge-exc-cond.cfm?gun_id=101668905

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KFC is the acronym. Regular or Extra Crispy.

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Originally Posted by eightbore
A friend has a My Luck 32" 12 gauge in high condition. It is a wonderful gun, all blue and quite nice lookiing. I would own it if he were willing to part with it.

I'd like to see one of those. I've wished for a 32" BSS 12 gauge, for ducks and clays, for years. But, alas and alack, they were never made.


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