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Smg, Ltd
515245445
1163 24Th St 299
Des Moines, IA
 
Luckytoad Outpost
515369839
2902 160Th Street
Urbandale, IA
 
Paw'S Guns
515276967
13309 Douglas Parkway
Urbandale, IA
 
Continental Firearms Distributing
515262603
450 N Hickory Blvd
Pleasant Hill, IA
 
Foust, John F
515491730
4701 Franklin
Des Moines, IA
 
J & R Guns Repair Service
515277252
725 38Th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Pawn Store, The
515277487
3005 Douglas Ave
Des Moines, IA
 
Dunham'S Discount Sports #1038
515276945
3800 Merle Hay Rd #960
Des Moines, IA
 
Dsm Sales
515270002
3027 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA
 
Wilson, David Scott
515279596
4108 27Th St
Des Moines, 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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