Handguns


Hornady Ammunition Poughkeepsie NY

Local resource for Hornady Ammunition in Poughkeepsie. Include detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Hornady TAP FPD Ammunition, Taurus handgun ammunition, Hornady handguns, and shooting supplies, as well as ammunition supplies and accessories. Click on the available resources to find Hornady retailers and services in your area and get the information you need about Hornady XTP Handgun Ammunition.

Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
845297476
2001 South Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
R & R Auto Machine
845454750
8 N Clinton St
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
The Firing Line
845485317
37 Alden Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
S & M Systems
845473200
2 Sedgewick Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
East Coast Firearms Supplies
845452819
778 Main St
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
B & B Sports
845849168
548 Salt Point Tpke
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
Mtc
845463279
641 Sheafe Rd,Ste A
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
W F B J Diversity
845532280
8 Bethlehem Place
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
Evask, William J
845471773
9 Brett Pl
Poughkeepsie, NY
 
Mikes
914485780
784 Main St
Poughkeepsie, 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. ...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Handguns Magazine