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Gander Mountain #255
518566610
Champlain Place Center 60 Smithfield Blvd
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(518) 562-1121
60 Smithfield Blvd
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Old Lantern Gun Shop
518563603
3925 Rt 9
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Island Machine Inc
518561030
22 Guy Way
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Kmart #7044
518561890
459 State Rt 3-010
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Don Jerry X-Plo Inc
518561781
1080 Military Turnpike #1
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Vann'S Guns & Reloads
(800) 273-8739
246 Bradford Rd
Plattsburgh, NY
 
O'Connell, Daniel G
518561276
1 Eastgate
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Velie Builders
518643899
106 Rock Rd
Plattsburgh, NY
 
Ayer'S Arms
518846832
166 Dunn Rd
W Chazy, NY
 

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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