This bow is about 80lbs @ 6" and was made to shoot shoot those cheap Chinese two fletch darts that come in dozens. The trigger is a new design for me. Its basically just a wheel with a slot for the arrow and a notch for the string. Its a dangerous trigger design but I have added an anti dry fire mechanism which will not allow the bow to be fired unless the arrow is pushed back into a solid click point. It works flawlessly. I can load an arrow and pull the trigger or bump the string and it just stops with about 1/4" travel making a very reassuring tick sound. Once the arrow is pushed back its ready to go. It has never misfired or dry fired as a result and I think an extra safety would just get in the way of the elegance of its current operation. The bow is (belly to back) cocobolo, Osage, tonkin cane, action bamboo and thick bowtuff glass all glued with ea40 in my recurve 16" form.
It shoots fast, dead straight and quiet. I can stand 50' away and confidently hit a 5" target with a decent arrow. This has been the real problem. The aluminum arrows get destroyed with the PVC fletches flying off about every other shot. I then pin and glue them which gives me a pretty decent arrow. My best results have been adding a short section of wood into the darts and some tape to widen the fletches. I made a 9" broad head arrow which is my favorite to shoot. It goes through 10 layers of cardboard and sticks into the plywood backing. The trigger is so smooth and easy to pull it feels like the string isn't even cocked. I am very happy with this bow and could see taking small game up to turkey size with it provided I can get close enough.
Thanks for looking and let me know if my drop ox link works here...