Hornady Ammunition Des Moines IA

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Smg, Ltd
1163 24Th St 299
Des Moines, IA
Bills Whitewall Tire Ctr
1317 Walnut St
Des Moines, IA
Paw'S Guns
13309 Douglas Parkway
Urbandale, IA
Pawn Store, The
3005 Douglas Ave
Des Moines, IA
4750 Madison
Des Moines, IA
J & R Guns Repair Service
725 38Th St
Des Moines, IA
Continental Firearms Distributing
450 N Hickory Blvd
Pleasant Hill, IA
Dsm Sales
3027 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA
Foust, John F
4701 Franklin
Des Moines, IA
Luckytoad Outpost
2902 160Th Street
Urbandale, IA

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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