Federal Ammo

Federal Premium Ammunition is one of the largest and most comprehensive ammunition manufacturers on the planet. The company has a bunch of brands you've probably heard of, including American Eagle Ammo, Fusion, and Guard Dog, but their flagship brand is Federal Premium, one of the top choice for multiple shooting activities. Thanks to quality and consistency, this innovative company has a strong reputation among hunters, target shooters, and self-defense gun owners.

While they make ammunition and reloading supplies for pretty much any shooting activity and produce for the U.S. Government/Military at their Lake City facilities, Federal markets themselves heavily in the world of hunting as well as the world of self-defense ammunition. Odds are good you've heard of Hydra-Shok and HST's if you've spent anytime in a concealed carry class. These hollow-points are know around the world for consistent penetration and expansion - two characteristics law enforcement and self-defense experts crave.

On the other side - their lineup of hunting ammunition includes options for game of all shapes and sizes, including varmints, big game, waterfowl, and even dangerous game.

Federal is based out of Anoka, Minnesota, where they employ nearly 1,400 workers at a facility that holds half a million square feet of workspace.

The company was founded in 1922 by Charles L. Horn, who put a particular emphasis on quality and service. It was originally called the Federal Cartridge Company and produced many different products, including shotgun shells. In 1951, the company introduced centerfire primers to their lineup.

By 1960, Federal was color-coding their shotgun ammunition. They were the first ammo manufacturer to color-code their products, a practice that is now widely used throughout the industry. Another innovation came in 1973, when Federal became the first ammunition company to manufacture shells with steel shot.

In 1977, “Premium” centerfire rifle cartridges were introduces by the company, launching the Premium brand for Federal. In 2002, they would officially change the name of the entire company to Federal Premium Ammunition, displaying their commitment to top-quality cartridges and reloading supplies.

One of Federal’s proudest moments was when their “Gold Medal” load helped Team USA win three Olympic medals at the 1996 games in Atlanta.

Federal has always been a company involved in outdoor habitat and conservation. As an example of the company’s consistent commitment to the outdoors, Federal has been a long-time partner with the National Wild Turkey Federation, as well as Pheasants Forever.

In 1937, they even participated in a self-imposed excise tax on ammunition and firearms, an effort that raised billions of dollars for wildlife habitat. By 2014, the company had sold 40 million Pheasants Forever special-edition shotshell, an effort that supported organization directly.

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  1. 250rds – 12 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 1oz. #8 Shot Ammo 250rds – 12 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 1oz. #8 Shot Ammo
    $71.95
    $0.29/ppr

    22 In Stock

  2. 25rds – 12 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 1oz. #7.5 Shot Ammo 25rds – 12 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 1oz. #7.5 Shot Ammo
    $8.05
    $0.32/ppr

    92 In Stock

  3. 25rds – 12 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 1oz. #8 Shot Ammo 25rds – 12 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 1oz. #8 Shot Ammo
    $8.25
    $0.33/ppr

    7 In Stock

  4. 25rds - 12 Gauge Federal Target Load 2 3/4" 3 Dram 1 1/8oz. #8 Shot Ammo 25rds - 12 Gauge Federal Target Load 2 3/4" 3 Dram 1 1/8oz. #8 Shot Ammo
    $8.95
    $0.36/ppr

    192 In Stock

  5. 25rds – 20 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 7/8oz. #7.5 Shot Ammo 25rds – 20 Gauge Federal Top Gun Sporting 2-3/4" 7/8oz. #7.5 Shot Ammo
    $9.00
    $0.36/ppr

    25 In Stock

  6. 25rds – 12 Gauge Federal Upland Steel 2-3/4" 1-1/8oz. #7.5 Shot Ammo 25rds – 12 Gauge Federal Upland Steel 2-3/4" 1-1/8oz. #7.5 Shot Ammo
    $9.25
    $0.37/ppr

    42 In Stock

  7. 50rds - 17 Win Super Mag Federal American Eagle 20gr. Polymer Tip Ammo 50rds - 17 Win Super Mag Federal American Eagle 20gr. Polymer Tip Ammo

    ☆☆☆☆☆ 1 Review(s)

    $18.65
    $0.37/ppr

    119 In Stock

  8. 20rds – 10mm Federal Personal Defense 180gr. JHP Ammo 20rds – 10mm Federal Personal Defense 180gr. JHP Ammo
    $20.00
    $1.00/ppr

    183 In Stock

  9. 25rds - 12 Gauge Federal Black Cloud Flitestopper 3-1/2" 1-1/2oz. #2 Steel Shot Ammo 25rds - 12 Gauge Federal Black Cloud Flitestopper 3-1/2" 1-1/2oz. #2 Steel Shot Ammo
    $25.95
    $1.04/ppr

    48 In Stock

  10. 50rds - 22 Hornet Federal Premium 30gr. Speer TNT Green Hollow Point Ammo 50rds - 22 Hornet Federal Premium 30gr. Speer TNT Green Hollow Point Ammo
    $54.95
    $1.10/ppr

    3 In Stock

  11. 20rds - 222 Rem. Federal 43gr Speer TNT Green Ammo 20rds - 222 Rem. Federal 43gr Speer TNT Green Ammo
    $22.95
    $1.15/ppr

    37 In Stock

  12. 50rds - 9mm Federal LE Tactical HST 147gr. HP Ammo 50rds - 9mm Federal LE Tactical HST 147gr. HP Ammo

    ☆☆☆☆☆ 1 Review(s)

    $64.75
    $1.30/ppr

    176 In Stock

  13. 20rds - 30 Carbine Federal Power-Shok 110gr. SP Ammo 20rds - 30 Carbine Federal Power-Shok 110gr. SP Ammo
    $25.95
    $1.30/ppr

    24 In Stock

  14. 20rds – 223 Rem Federal LE BallistiClean 42gr. RHT Frangible 20rds – 223 Rem Federal LE BallistiClean 42gr. RHT Frangible
    $29.95
    $1.50/ppr

    132 In Stock

  15. 20rds - 338 Federal Power-Shok 200gr. Soft Point Ammo 20rds - 338 Federal Power-Shok 200gr. Soft Point Ammo
    $31.00
    $1.55/ppr

    17 In Stock

  16. 20rds – 450 Bushmaster Federal Non-Typical 300gr. JHP Ammo 20rds – 450 Bushmaster Federal Non-Typical 300gr. JHP Ammo
    $31.55
    $1.58/ppr

    122 In Stock

  17. 20rds - 25-06 Rem. Federal 85gr V-Shok Nosler Ballistic Tip Ammo 20rds - 25-06 Rem. Federal 85gr V-Shok Nosler Ballistic Tip Ammo

    ☆☆☆☆☆ 1 Review(s)

    $33.95
    $1.70/ppr

    83 In Stock

  18. 20rds - 7mm Mauser Federal Power-Shok 175gr. Soft Point RN Ammo 20rds - 7mm Mauser Federal Power-Shok 175gr. Soft Point RN Ammo
    $33.95
    $1.70/ppr

    25 In Stock

  19. 20rds - .308 Federal Gold Medal 168gr. BTHP Match Ammo 20rds - .308 Federal Gold Medal 168gr. BTHP Match Ammo

    ☆☆☆☆☆ 6 Review(s)

    $34.75
    $1.74/ppr

    156 In Stock

  20. 5rds - 10 Gauge Federal Power-Shok 3 1/2" 1 3/4oz. Rifled Slug Ammo 5rds - 10 Gauge Federal Power-Shok 3 1/2" 1 3/4oz. Rifled Slug Ammo
    $13.25
    $2.65/ppr

    57 In Stock

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