Local man 'lowers' expectations and starts his dream business in the gun industry
EP Lowers sales have taken off in last few months
Last Updated: 117 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - As states and the federal government continue to wrangle over new gun control legislation, a Bakersfield man jumped into the online gun market right after losing his job.
And his new business has taken off.
Chris Cook started 'EP Lowers', selling the firing mechanism piece of an AR-15, with a twist.
It's known as an '80 percent Lower', meaning it's not a firearm, because it comes with a core built into the chamber where the 'firing assembly' would go.
And the 'lower' side of the business has seen a steady rise in profits.
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