I ordered the first one early 2020 and had it in 3 days. Second and thirde one I ordered around Jan of this year and got it in like 2 weeks. The 4th straight bow one, I bought off arfcom EE for $85 and got it in a few days.
I've seen where some folks were waiting weeks for their trigger.
Welcome to the forum. Part of the knife journey is figuring out what you like and don't like in a knife. Everyone is going to like something different, with similarities here and there. Just remember, a $10 Opinel will cut just as good as a knife costing 10x as much.
Buy what you like and...
Members I don't know, I always deal with G&S. If I've done multiple positive transactions with outstanding members here, I send as F/F. They are in fact a forum friend. I know that's frowned upon, but paypal is anti 2A, so I'm working on the next best method for payment.