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Quinns Catalogue
309662744
45 Chiswick Circle
Bloomington, IL
 
Darnall''S Gun Works & Range
(309) 379-4331
RR #3 Box 274
Bloomington, IL
 
Bill'S Gun Shop
309829557
1209 W Walnut St
Bloomington, IL
 
Smiley''S Sports Shopinc.
800-880-1498, 309-663-1133
2049 Ireland grove rd.
Bloomington, IL
 
Altic, David E Jr
309824644
704 E Washington
Bloomington, IL
 
Guns N Stuff.com
(309) 820-9508
1206 Towanda Ave
Bloomington, IL
 
Goldsboroughs Shooters Supply
309829253
1004 E Lincoln St
Bloomington, IL
 
Miller Brothers Sports
309242033
1709 B Linda Ln
Normal, IL
 
Dgw Co
(309) 379-4330
6125 E 1175 North Rd
Bloomington, IL
 
Heritage Hobbies Inc
309661000
207 Mecherle Dr
Bloomington, IL
 

Hornady TAP FPD Ammunition

Personal-defense ammunition goes public

Late in 2004 I began hearing rumors that Hornady was bringing out a new line of superior-quality, high-performance personal-defense ammunition. At that time I didn't know what it would be called, nor did I know what it would look like. Then I received a shipment of several black boxes marked with the familiar Hornady name and carrying a simple "TAP FPD" designation. The ammunition looked special as soon as I opened one of the boxes. It was time to learn more about this new line of ammunition.

Hornady's new TAP load is designed for policework as well as self-defense. You can rely on this ammo, to be sure.

Hornady has been in the ammunition business since the end of World War II. Joyce Hornady and Vernon Speer started out by making bullets from spent .22 rimfire cases and rolls of lead wire. The bullet business was good, and their gross sales for 1949 totaled $10,000. Although things slowed down during the Korean War, it didn't take Hornady long to get back into the bullet business when hostilities ended.

Today it's hard to imagine the shooting world without Hornady. The company introduced Frontier Ammunition in 1964. Initially, the line of ammo was loaded in surplus military cases, but when the Vietnam War heated up, Hornady shifted to new cases. ...

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