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The Ammobearer Ltd.
(319) 338-6426
232 Stevens Drive
Iowa City, IA
 
Iowacity Scheels
(319) 358-9959
1461 27th Avenue
Coralville, IA
 
Mikes Guns
515681622
5341 Se 104Th St
Runnells, IA
 
Bowens
515279855
4750 Madison
Des Moines, IA
 
Gunshop, The
641868201
307 W Market St
Steamboat Rock, IA
 
Fin &Feather- Ia City
(319) 354-2200
125 Highway 1 West
Iowa City, IA
 
Johns Sport Shop
614623366
4535 135Th St
Montezuma, IA
 
Bills Whitewall Tire Ctr
515288113
1317 Walnut St
Des Moines, IA
 
R B Firearms
641792200
1400 S 5Th Ave E
Newton, IA
 
R & M Sales
515236557
4220 Porter
Grinnell, 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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