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Hornady Ammunition Charlotte NC

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Hyattcoin & Gun Shop
(704) 394-0387
3332 Wilkinson Boulevard
Charlotte, NC
 
Pineville Gun Shop
(704) 889-7985
328 Main Street
Pineville, NC
 
Thecarolina Hunter
(704) 825-2274
4609 S. New Hope Rd
Belmont, NC
 
Eaglerock Enterprise
(704) 788-9013
3789 Roberta Church Rd.
Concord, NC
 
Backwoods Warehouse
1273 Vander Oldham Rd
Bear Creek, NC
 
Carolinasporting Arms
(704) 554-9511
8055 S. Blvd
Charlotte, NC
 
Shootersexpress
(704) 827-2428
2 Caldwell Dr.
Belmont, NC
 
Precision Gun Work
704827235
1466 Charles R Jones Hwy
Mt Holly, NC
 
Gunsunlimited Of Ayden, Inc.
(252) 746-2102
560 East 3rd Street
Ayden, NC
 
Handgunners Inc
336570101
4325 S Nc 49
Burlington, NC
 

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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