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Dmb Traders
301681424
11259B Lockwood Dr
Silver Spring, MD
 
Engage Armament
(301) 674-3862
3610 University Blvd
Kensington, MD
 
Atlantic Guns
(301) 585-4448
944 Bonifant St
Silver Spring, MD
 
R & S Arms
910 Philadelphia Ave
Silver Spring, MD
 
Potomac Trading Post
301949400
3608-10 University Blvd
Kensington, MD
 
Article Ii Unlimited Inc
Unknown
111 University Blvd W
Silver Spring, MD
 
Mountain Supply
10247 Kensington Pkwy
Kensington, MD
 
Backstrom Firearms
410635691
9159A Brookville Rd
Silver Spring, MD
 
Security Outlets Inc
301588147
627 Sligo Ave
Silver Spring, MD
 
Elder, Gary Thomas, Jr
301933527
4303 Garrett Park Rd
Silver Spring, MD
 

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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