Hornady is recalling seven lots of 300-grain FTX Custom .500 S&W ammo (item number 9249). Hornady ballisticians have determined that some cartridges from Lot numbers 3101327, 3110256, 3110683, 3110695, 3110945, 3111388, 3111885, may exhibit excessive chamber pressures. Use of this product may result in firearm damage and/or personal injury. These lots were shipped between September 9, 2010, and October 17, 2011.
The lot number can be found printed on the lower portion of the box label. No lots other than those listed are subject to the Hornady recall.
If you own any of the lot numbers listed above or have any questions regarding this recall, please call 800-338-1242. Hornady Manufacturing Company will make all arrangements associated with the return and replacement of this product.