aVerage
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aVerage  
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Pattern type  Oscillator  

Oscillator type  Billiard table  
Number of cells  41  
Bounding box  13×11  
Period  5  
Mod  5  
Heat  3.6  
Volatility  0.20  
Strict volatility  0.20  
Discovered by  David Buckingham  
Year of discovery  1973  
 
 

aVerage was found by David Buckingham in 1973. Its name comes from the fact that the average number of live rotor cells is five (V), which is also the period. It is a billiard table configuration whose smallest stabilization uses a tub as an induction coil.
External links
 AVerage at the Life Lexicon
Categories:
 Patterns
 Oscillators with 41 cells
 Patterns with 41 cells
 Patterns found by David Buckingham
 Patterns found in 1973
 Oscillators
 Periodic objects with minimum population 41
 Billiard tables
 Oscillators with period 5
 Oscillators with mod 5
 Oscillators with heat 3
 Oscillators with volatility 0.20
 Oscillators with strict volatility 0.20
 Patterns with bilateral orthogonal symmetry