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Hornady Ammunition Hilo HI

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Bills Gunsmithing
808966509
15 822 Paradise Ala Kai Rd
Keaau, HI
 
Down Factory
808966447
16-1050 40Th Ave
Keaau, HI
 
Marks Archery & Muzzle Loader Shop
808959549
447 Naniakea
Hilo, HI
 
Kona Reloads
(808) 323-3314
81 Maluhia St # 6586c
Hilo, HI
 
County Of Hawaii Trap & Skeet Range
(808) 961-9643
Leilani St
Hilo, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club Range
(808) 968-6150
Olaa Estate
Mt. View, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club
(808) 968-8956
304A S Maunakea Rd
Mountain View, HI
 
Johns Sportswear /Surplus
808935699
284 Keawe St
Hilo, HI
 
Nostalgia Arms
(808) 929-7164
92 Hawaii Blvd 9078
Hilo, HI
 
B & D Products
808959476
329 Lu Hau Pl
Hilo, HI
 

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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