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Hornady Ammunition West Des Moines IA

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Pro Service Firearms
515321328
3561Turnsberry Dr
West Des Moines, IA
 
Aukee, Reuben
515224657
5101 Aspen Dr
West Des Moines, IA
 
Ozark Artillery
515222173
442 52Nd Court
West Des Moines, IA
 
Bowers Guns
515225079
1132 59Th St
West Des Moines, IA
 
Kmart #4156
515276671
7501 Hickman
Urbandale, IA
 
Davis, James C, Firearms
515282609
931 32Nd St
West Des Moines, IA
 
Heim'S Firearms
515262255
1220 S 50Th Place
West Des Moines, IA
 
Scheels All Sport
101 Jordan Creek Pkwy Bldg 4000
West Des Moines, IA
 
Big Kmart #3447
515222086
10331 University Ave
Clive, IA
 
Frontieroutfitting, Inc.
(515) 278-5500
3009-100th Street
Urbandale, 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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