Hornady Ammo For Sale

In 1949, Hornady manufactured its first .30 caliber bullet. Since then, Hornady has been growing and expanding its plant in Grand Island, Nebraska. With popular ammo for both hunting and self defense, Hornady continues to introduce new products to its already stellar line-up. Learn More

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  1. Hornady 17 HM2 Ammo - 50 Rounds of 17 Grain V-MAX Ammunition

    89 In stock now
    Image For 50 Rounds Of 17 Grain V-MAX Rimfire Brass 17 HM2 Hornady Ammunition
    $8.00 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2100 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 16¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83177
    • UPC 090255831771
  2. Hornady 22 WMR Ammo - 2000 Rounds of 30 Grain V-MAX Ammunition

    1 In stock now

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    $410.00 Price

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    • 2000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 2000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2200 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 20.5¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 832022
    • UPC 10090255712251
  3. Hornady 22 WMR Ammo - 200 Rounds of 30 Grain V-MAX Ammunition

    30 In stock now

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    Image For 200 Rounds Of 30 Grain V-MAX Rimfire Brass 22 WMR Hornady Ammunition
    $44.00 Price

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    • 200 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 200 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2200 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 22¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 832022
    • UPC 090255712254
  4. Hornady 22 WMR Ammo - 50 Rounds of 30 Grain V-MAX Ammunition

    80 In stock now

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    Image For 50 Rounds Of 30 Grain V-MAX Rimfire Brass 22 WMR Hornady Ammunition
    $12.49 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2200 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 25¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83202
    • UPC 090255832020
  5. Hornady 22 WMR Ammo - 2000 Rounds of 45 Grain FTX Ammunition

    2 In stock now

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    Image For 2000 Rounds Of 45 Grain FTX Rimfire Brass 22 WMR Hornady Ammunition
    $499.99 Price

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    • 2000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 2000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 1000 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 25¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83200
    • UPC 10090255832003
  6. Hornady 17 HMR Ammo - 500 Rounds of 17 Grain V-MAX Ammunition

    1 In stock now

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    Image For 500 Rounds Of 17 Grain V-MAX Rimfire Brass 17 HMR Hornady Ammunition
    $124.99 Price

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    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2550 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 25¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83170
    • UPC 20090255831706
  7. Hornady 17 HMR Ammo - 50 Rounds of 17 Grain V-MAX Ammunition

    86 In stock now

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    Image For 50 Rounds Of 17 Grain V-MAX Rimfire Brass 17 HMR Hornady Ammunition
    $13.00 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2550 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 26¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83170
    • UPC 090255831702
  8. Hornady Frontier 223 Rem Ammo - 1000 Rounds of 55 Grain FMJ Ammunition

    55 In stock now

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    Image For 1000 Rounds Of 55 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 223 Rem Hornady Ammunition
    $294.99 Price

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    • 1000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 1000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 55 Grain
    • FMJ Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1282 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 29.5¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR106
    • UPC 090255711295
  9. Hornady 22 WMR Ammo - 50 Rounds of 45 Grain FTX Ammunition

    84 In stock now

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    Image For 50 Rounds Of 45 Grain FTX Rimfire Brass 22 WMR Hornady Ammunition
    $15.00 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 1000 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 30¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83200
    • UPC 090255832006
  10. Hornady 17 HMR Ammo - 50 Rounds of 20 Grain JHP Ammunition

    75 In stock now

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    Image For 50 Rounds Of 20 Grain Polymer Tipped Rimfire Brass 17 HMR Hornady Ammunition
    $15.99 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2375 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 20 Grain
    • Polymer Tipped Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Rimfire Primer
    • 250 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 32¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83172
    • UPC 090255831726
  11. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 500 Rounds of 55 Grain FMJ M193 Ammunition

    56 In stock now

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    Image For 500 Rounds Of 55 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $159.99 Price

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    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 55 Grain
    • FMJ Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1282 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 32¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR200
    • UPC 090255711394
  12. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 1000 Rounds of 55 Grain FMJ M193 Ammunition

    64 In stock now

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    Image For 1000 Rounds Of 55 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $330.00 Price

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    • 1000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 1000 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 55 Grain
    • FMJ Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1282 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 33¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR206
    • UPC 090255711424
  13. Hornady 17 HMR Ammo - 50 Rounds of 15.5 Grain Polymer Tipped Ammunition

    1 In stock now

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    $16.75 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Rimfire
    • 2525 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 15.5 Grain
    • Polymer Tipped Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Rimfire Primer
    • 236 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 33.5¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83171
    • UPC 090255831719
  14. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 500 Rounds of 55 Grain HP Match Ammunition

    11 In stock now

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    Image For 500 Rounds Of 55 Grain HP Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $189.99 Price

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    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 55 Grain
    • HP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1282 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 38¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR240
    • UPC SMQ18B842-001
  15. Hornady 223 Rem Ammo - 50 Rounds of 55 Grain HP Ammunition

    1 In stock now
    Image For 50 Rounds Of 55 Grain HP Berdan Steel 223 Rem Hornady Ammunition
    $21.49 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Discount Steel
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 55 Grain
    • HP Bullet
    • Steel Casing
    • Berdan Primer
    • 1282 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 43¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU @80274
    • UPC 090255802740
  16. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 500 Rounds of 62 Grain BTHP Match Ammunition

    18 In stock now

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    Image For 500 Rounds Of 62 Grain HPBT Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $220.00 Price

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    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 3060 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 62 Grain
    • HPBT Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1289 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 44¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR300
    • UPC 10090255711599
  17. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 500 Rounds of 75 Grain BTHP Match Ammunition

    61 In stock now

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    Image For 500 Rounds Of 75 Grain HPBT Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $229.99 Price

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    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 2910 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 75 Grain
    • HPBT Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1410 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 46¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR320
    • UPC SMQ18B849-001
  18. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 20 Rounds of 55 Grain HP Match Ammunition

    71 In stock now

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    Image For 20 Rounds Of 55 Grain HP Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $10.49 Price

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    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 55 Grain
    • HP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1282 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 52.5¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR240
    • UPC 090255711479
  19. Hornady 223 Rem Ammo - 50 Rounds of 55 Grain SP Ammunition

    52 In stock now

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    $30.00 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Hunting
    • 60¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 80255
    • UPC 090255802559
  20. Hornady 223 Rem Ammo - 500 Rounds of 55 Grain FMJ-BT Ammunition

    1 In stock now

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    Image For 500 Rounds Of 55 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 223 Rem Hornady Ammunition
    $309.99 Price

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    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 500 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 62¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 80275
    • UPC 10090255802754
  21. Hornady 9mm Ammo - 25 Rounds of 115 Grain JHP Ammunition

    14 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 115 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 9mm Hornady Ammunition
    $16.20 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Defense
    • 1155 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 115 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 341 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 64.8¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90244
    • UPC 090255902440
  22. Hornady Frontier 5.56x45 Ammo - 20 Rounds of 75 Grain BTHP Match Ammunition

    81 In stock now

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    Image For 20 Rounds Of 75 Grain HPBT Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $13.00 Price

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    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 2910 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 75 Grain
    • HPBT Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1410 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 65¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU FR320
    • UPC 090255711615
  23. Hornady 357 Magnum Ammo - 25 Rounds of 125 Grain JHP Ammunition

    27 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 125 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 357 Magnum Hornady Ammunition
    $16.45 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 1500 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 125 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 624 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 65.8¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90504
    • UPC 090255905045
  24. Hornady 223 Rem Ammo - 50 Rounds of 55 Grain FMJ-BT Ammunition

    7 In stock now

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    Image For 50 Rounds Of 55 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 223 Rem Hornady Ammunition
    $32.99 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 3240 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 66¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 80275
    • UPC 090255802757
  25. Hornady 30 Carbine Ammo - 50 Rounds of 110 Grain FMJ Ammunition

    23 In stock now

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    Image For 50 Rounds Of 110 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 30 Carbine Hornady Ammunition
    $34.99 Price

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    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 50 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Range
    • 2000 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 110 Grain
    • FMJ Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 977 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 70¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 8102
    • UPC 090255381023
  26. Hornady 9mm Ammo - 250 Rounds of 124 Grain JHP Ammunition

    19 In stock now
    Image For 250 Rounds Of 124 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 9mm Hornady Ammunition
    $174.99 Price

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    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 1110 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 124 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 339 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 70¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90242
    • UPC 10090255902423
  27. Hornady XTP 9mm Luger Ammo - 250 Rounds of 147 Grain JHP Ammunition

    2 In stock now

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    $175.00 Price

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    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 975 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 147 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 310 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 70¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90282
    • UPC 10090255902829
  28. Hornady 9mm +P Ammo - 25 Rounds of 124 Grain JHP Ammunition

    22 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 124 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 9mm Hornady Ammunition
    $17.50 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Defense
    • 1200 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 124 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 396 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 70¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90224
    • UPC 090255902242
  29. Hornady 380 ACP Ammo - 25 Rounds of 90 Grain JHP Ammunition

    41 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 90 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 380 ACP Hornady Ammunition
    $17.99 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Discount Defense
    • 1000 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 90 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 200 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 72¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90104
    • UPC 090255901047
  30. Hornady 38 Special Ammo - 25 Rounds of 125 Grain JHP Ammunition

    24 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 125 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 38 Special Hornady Ammunition
    $18.00 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 900 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 125 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 225 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 72¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90324
    • UPC 090255903249
  31. Hornady 9mm Ammo - 25 Rounds of 147 Grain JHP Ammunition

    52 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 147 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 9mm Hornady Ammunition
    $18.50 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 975 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 147 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 310 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 74¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90282
    • UPC 090255902822
  32. 5.56x45 - 62 Grain FMJ - Hornady BLACK - 20 Rounds

    73 In stock now

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    Image For 20 Rounds Of 62 Grain FMJ Boxer Brass 5.56x45 Hornady Ammunition
    $15.00 Price

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    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Range
    • 3060 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 62 Grain
    • FMJ Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 1289 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 75¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 81263
    • UPC 090255812633
  33. Hornady 45 Auto Ammo - 20 Rounds of 185 Grain JHP Ammunition

    29 In stock now

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    Image For 20 Rounds Of 185 Grain JHP Boxer Brass 45 Auto Hornady Ammunition
    $15.15 Price

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    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 970 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 185 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 386 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 75.8¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90904
    • UPC 090255909043
  34. Hornady 9mm Ammo - 25 Rounds of 124 Grain JHP Ammunition

    17 In stock now

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    $18.99 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 1110 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 124 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 339 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 76¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90242
    • UPC 090255902426
  35. Hornady 380 ACP Ammo - 250 Rounds of 90 Grain JHP Ammunition

    47 In stock now

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    Image For 250 Rounds Of 90 Grain JHP Boxer Nickel-Plated Brass 380 ACP Hornady Ammunition
    $190.00 Price

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    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 1000 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 76¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90080
    • UPC 10090255900801
  36. Hornady 9mm Ammo - 250 Rounds of 115 Grain JHP Ammunition

    40 In stock now

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    $197.99 Price

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    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 250 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 1135 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 79.2¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90250
    • UPC 10090255902508
  37. Hornady Critical Defense Lite 9mm Ammo - 25 Rounds of 100 Grain FTX Ammunition

    55 In stock now
    Image For 25 Rounds Of 100 Grain JHP Boxer Nickel-Plated Brass 9mm Hornady Ammunition
    $19.80 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 1125 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 79.2¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90240
    • UPC 090255902402
  38. Hornady 25 ACP Ammo - 25 Rounds of 35 Grain JHP Ammunition

    18 In stock now

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    Image For 25 Rounds Of 35 Grain JHP Berdan Brass 25 ACP Hornady Ammunition
    $19.95 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Self-Defense
    • 900 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 35 Grain
    • JHP Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Berdan Primer
    • 63 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 79.8¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 90012
    • UPC 090255900125
  39. Hornady 410 Ammo - 20 Rounds of Slug Ammunition

    78 In stock now

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    Image For 20 Rounds Of Rifled Slug 410 Hornady Ammunition
    $15.99 Price

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    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 20 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • Slug
    • 750 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • Rifled Slug
    • 2-1/2" Shell Length
    • 294 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 80¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 86238
    • UPC 090255862386
  40. Hornady 17 Hornet Ammo - 25 Rounds of 15.5 Grain Polymer Tip Ammunition

    17 In stock now

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    $19.99 Price

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    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady

    • New Condition
    • 25 Rounds
    • Made by Hornady
    • American-made Hunting
    • 3870 FPS Muzzle Velocity
    • 15.5 Grain
    • Polymer Tipped Bullet
    • Brass Casing
    • Boxer Primer
    • 515 ft lbs Muzzle Energy
    • 80¢ Cost Per Round
    • Hornady SKU 83004
    • UPC 090255830040
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Joyce Hornady sold his first bullet in 1949, a .30 caliber Spire Point weighing 150 grain. He was using a surplus bullet assembly press in a rented garage, where his company was born from his desire to build a better product that he could use himself – because first and foremost, Joyce was a shooter. His company would grow to become a force in the ammunition and reloading markets. Hornady Manufacturing grew rapidly during its first few years, increasing sales by 300 percent by the second year.

The Origins of Hornady Manufacturing

It all began with Hornady Sporting Goods Company, a business centered around baseball bats, bicycles, team uniforms and the like. When Joyce went to the bank for his first business loan to expand into ammunition, the bankers were confused. Bullets? For reloaders? That wasn’t a business model with any future, he was told. But he went ahead anyway, partnering with Vernon Speer, a name familiar to many ammunition and shooting aficionados. Their first foray into the world of ammunition was a machine that converted spent .22 rimfire cartridges into bullet jacket and then full rounds.

Hornady Bullets and Hornady Reloading

During World War II, Hornady’s founder, like many Americans, had to make due because of wartime shortages. These shortages led to the discovery that became the engine of Hornady’s business. He was able to take a .22 rimfire cartridge case and transform it into a bullet, which could then be loaded into centerfire ammunition for varmint shooting.

Hornady saw opportunity because while the market was flooded with surplus ammunition, virtually none of it was suitable for hunting. With this in mind, he began manufacturing a .30 caliber, 150-grain Spire Point on a Waterbury Farrell out of a former auto body shop. During the company’s first year, they sold a scant $10,000 worth of ammunition. However, while it would be several years before they were able to break even, sales tripled the next year and the company’s staff grew to four.

Above all else, the goal was on quality, and the founding Hornady wanted a shooter to be able to put “ten bullets through one hole” with his ammunition. This goal belies Hornady’s dual shooting lineage. First, he was a shooter of both game and targets. Later, he acted as a marksmanship instructor during the Second World War due to being too old for active duty service. It was the latter experience that tipped him off to the need for accurate, reliable ammunition for the United States military. The ammunition of World War II was better suited for close quarters than long-distance rifle work.

Business was looking up for Hornady Manufacturing – until the Korean War, which created unanticipated shortages of important raw materials. But rather than give up and let the company fold, Hornady won contracts for producing alternative products not associated with ammunition, including aluminum hearts for bracelets and condenser cans for the U.S. government. Once the war ended, the materials that Hornady had used for the cans and the technology he developed to manufacture them were applied to form ultra-thin copper jackets for varmint bullets.

Hornady Ammo Ballistics Testing

In 1958, Speer and Hornady split, with the former focusing like a laser on .30 caliber rounds. Local venture capitalist Fred Abrahamson gave Hornady a much needed infusion of capital for growth. Hornady moved to an 800-square-foot plant (now a 145,000-square-foot facility) in Grand Island, Nebraska, built specifically for the purpose of manufacturing ammunition and where the original press employed is still in use today. Joyce added a 200-yard underground range so he could perform onsite quality testing of his products without interference from the weather.

Hornady Manufacturing continued their pace of rapid growth and expansion into the 60s and 70s – with their ballistics lab supporting U.S. Army ballisticians in their experimentation of aerodynamically efficient bullet designs, eventually leading to the adaptation of the secant ogive. This later became the Hornady bullet signature profile and is now used almost exclusively for all bullets made by Hornady.

Hornady acquired a number of erstwhile competitors along the way. Acquisitions of Hornady Manufacturing include Pacific Tool Company, West Coast Shot Company, and Frontier Ammunition. These were later incorporated into a single entity with Hornady Manufacturing, with new names like Hornady Custom Ammunition and Hornady Tool Company. During this reorganization, the company came into a dispute with one of its partners and began manufacturing all cartridge cases in house.

Joyce Hornady’s Death and the Future of Hornady Ammunition

Joyce Hornady's death dealt a severe blow to the company. In January of 1981, along with lead engineer Edward Heers and customer service manager Jim Garber, Hornady died in an airplane crash on the way to the SHOT Show. The Hornady family stepped forward to lead the company, and they soon began producing their cartridge cases in house, now led by Steve Hornady, who is also a member of the NRA’s board. The younger Hornady was scheduled to be on the plane, but had to miss the trade show to care for his wife while she recovered from surgery. Today, they enjoy a reputation for manufacturing some of the best brass available.

While the company is very much a family affair (Steve’s son Jason is the Vice President), members of the family are required to work outside of the company for ten years before they are even allowed to interview for a position. Jason took a 50-percent pay cut to come to work for his father after a lucrative career in outdoor sales. While family is a priority, quality is even more so.

Hornady Products

Hornady Manufacturing continues to expand and innovate, always working to advance bullet technology. They make more than excellent bullets, they also manufacture complete ammunition for pistols, rifles and shotguns – earning true respect for the amount of research and development that goes into each of their products. Recent additions to their product line include the Hornady TAP and Critical Defense premium ammunition for law enforcement agencies and military use. Hunters are well served by the Hornady LEVERevolution and Dangerous Game ammunition series, which represent some of the most advanced bullet technologies available. They have also ventured into the world of competitive shooting, selling their lines of Custom Match and Steel Match ammo. From the mighty mouse .17HMR to the burly .500 S&W Magnum, Hornady sells ammunition for practically every shooter, including those waiting eagerly for the zombie apocalypse. Yes, that’s right – Hornady makes ammunition specifically for gunning down legions of the undead. Just make sure you have enough food stockpiled while you’re at it.

Hornady has been, and remains committed to, manufacturing high-quality products for shooters of all persuasions, reloaders and armed professionals. Producing with excellence and innovation, Hornady Manufacturing will no doubt continue to be at the cutting edge of ammunition manufacturers. And hey, if and when the dead begin rising from their graves, there will be only one ammunition specifically designed to send them back to their resting place.

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