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Hornady Ammunition Melbourne FL

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Action Gun Outfitters
(321) 242-1114
2787 Aurora Road
Melbourne, FL
 
Ammo Attic
(321) 729-6288
1590 South Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL
 
Gun Site
(321) 453-2071
125 South Banana River Drive
Merritt Island, FL
 
Paul`s Guns
(772) 581-0640
9090 USHighway 1
Sebastian, FL
 
Grey Goose Gunsmithing
(772)398-0288, (772)398-0252
1532 South East Village Green Drive Unit B
Port St Lucie, FL
 
Action Gun Outfitters
(321) 242-1114
2787 Aurora Road
Melbourne, FL
 
John''S Precisioncast Bullets
(321) 254-8740
676-11 Washburn Road
Melbourne, FL
 
B & H Gun Rack
(321) 452-1105
235 East Merritt Island Causeway
Merritt Island, FL
 
D And M Gun Sales, Trade, Repair
863993190
9615 S E Hwy 31
Arcadia, FL
 
Trade Winds Pawn & Gun
(850) 939-3303
6243 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL
 

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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