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5b2o5b$6bo5b$4bo7b$2obob4o3b$2obo5bobo$3bo2b3ob2o$3bo4bo3b$4b3obo3b$7b o4b$6bo5b$6b2o! #C [[ THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 THUMBLAUNCH AUTOSTART ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Oscillator type Billiard table
Number of cells 32
Bounding box 12×11
Period 6
Mod Unknown
Heat 2
Volatility 0.17
Discovered by David Buckingham
Year of discovery 1972

$rats is a period 6 oscillator that was found by David Buckingham in September 1972.[1] It was one of the first period 6 oscillators to be discovered, and it is a billiard table configuration.


  1. Robert Wainwright. "Lifeline Volume 5" p. 1.

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