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by thunk
December 4th, 2016, 11:09 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

p7 haul ( thunk ) recovers an oscillator in jslife. However, a stator reduction is immediately obvious. x = 21, y = 26, rule = B3/S23 6bob2ob2obo$6b2obobob2o2$6b3o3b3o$5bo3bobo3bo$5b3obobob3o$3b2o4bobo4b 2o$2bobob2o5b2obobo$3bo2bo7bo2bo$6bobo3bobo$7b2o3b2o4$5b2obo3bob2o$5bo b2o3b2obo2$6b3o3b3o$5bo3b...
by thunk
November 19th, 2016, 8:55 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Rich Holmes wrote:
thunk wrote:!!!
Of course I only notice it after everyone else does. Just like Rich Holmes.
You mean you've been asleep since April? :lol:
For conwaylife purposes, yes.
by thunk
November 17th, 2016, 1:21 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

!!!
Of course I only notice it after everyone else does. Just like Rich Holmes.
by thunk
November 12th, 2016, 1:25 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

In reference to the blinker puffer in catagolue, I would like to point out that it is A2 in jslife's c2-p8 puffer collection: x = 455, y = 303, rule = B3/S23 2$235bobo$234bo2bo$233b2o$232bo3bo$231b3obo$35b4o189b2o$34b6o187bo3b5o 150b5o$33b2ob4o186bo3bo155bo4bo$34b2o190bo5b2o152bo$8bo5bo211b3o3b4o 15...
by thunk
November 11th, 2016, 10:20 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Changing my username
Replies: 14
Views: 4788

Re: Changing my username

I did get the scorbutic connotation, but to me it was actually cute and interesting. Certainly better than the alternatives you proposed.
by thunk
November 8th, 2016, 2:02 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Scorbie wrote:
yootaa wrote:Blinker Puffers
Wow, I am astonsihed...
As am I!
by thunk
November 1st, 2016, 12:11 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

One of my hauls again. But yeah, any m by n of the repeating units can form a larger oscillator. x = 102, y = 53, rule = B3/S23 38b3o5b3o5b3o5b3o5b3o5b3o5b3o5b3o3$37b2o2bo3bo2b2o3b2o2bo3bo2b2o3b2o2b o3bo2b2o3b2o2bo3bo2b2o$36bo5bobo5bobo5bobo5bobo5bobo5bobo5bobo5bo$33bo 2bo2bobo3bobo2bobo2bobo3bobo2b...
by thunk
October 30th, 2016, 2:16 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1731
Views: 844873

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

24-cell p4 billiard table, from an Oct. 13 soup: 1. Hmm, I would be a little surprised if that isn't in jslife! 2. I've seen the dimerized form of a similar oscillator now and then... (the one hassled by an eater, IIRC) 1. I tried double-checking to see whether it was in there, but haven't found it...
by thunk
October 29th, 2016, 9:28 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1731
Views: 844873

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

24-cell p4 billiard table, from an Oct. 13 soup: x = 10, y = 9, rule = B3/S23 6b2o$7bo$4bo$2o3b5o$o8bo$b6o$6bo$3b3o$3bo! Hey, I remember this oscillator back from when we were trying to synthesize it (or maybe just a similar one) What's the soup? http://catagolue.appspot.com/object/xp4_o8w8a9b8b9a8...
by thunk
October 29th, 2016, 9:06 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1731
Views: 844873

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

24-cell p4 billiard table, from an Oct. 13 soup:

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x = 10, y = 9, rule = B3/S23
6b2o$7bo$4bo$2o3b5o$o8bo$b6o$6bo$3b3o$3bo!
by thunk
October 28th, 2016, 1:11 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

One of the latest d8_1 hauls gives us an interesting double version of the T-nosed p4: x = 13, y = 13, rule = B3/S23 4b3o$5bo2$4b3o$3bo3bo$2bo5bo$2bobo4bo2bo$b2obo4bob2o$o2bob2o2bo2bo$2o 2bo3bo$5b3o$3bobo$3b2o! Edit: p7 haul inspires a stator reduction of the burloaferimeter that was already used in...
by thunk
October 26th, 2016, 1:32 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Maybe not a new unix-supported p6 from a D8_4, but it certainly looks interesting:

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x = 30, y = 13, rule = B3/S23
$14b2o$13bo2bo2$10bo8bo$5b2o3bo8bo3b2o$4bo2bo2bo8bo2bo2bo$7bo4b6o4bo$
7bo14bo$bo3bobo14bobo3bo$o3bobo16bobo3bo$o4bo18bo4bo$b4o20b4o!
by thunk
October 18th, 2016, 1:40 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Well, yes: x = 235, y = 236, rule = B3/S23 111b2o10b2o$111b2o10b2o3$108bo2b3o3b2o3b3o2bo$107bo4bo3bo2bo3bo4bo$ 110b2o3bo4bo3b2o$109bo6bo2bo6bo$103b2o2bobo7b2o7bobo2b2o$103b2o2b2o18b 2o2b2o$107bo20bo2$109bo16bo$108bobo14bobo$107bo3bo12bo3bo$107bo3bo12bo 3bo$108bobo14bobo$94b2o13bo16bo13b2o$94b2o44b2o...
by thunk
October 17th, 2016, 9:54 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Found the soup via the Catagolue link , via the Catagolue search page and biggiemac's selection-to-apgcode script . And here's the haul , too -- submitted on October 10 by thunk. Thank you AB. Got a new computer recently, and concentrated once again on D8_1 and D8_4 which have produced some very in...
by thunk
August 5th, 2016, 1:27 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 199
Views: 213903

Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

-- so I cleaned those up and rebuilt the ZIP archive, which still had an August 2 folder hiding inside it anyway. Ahh, thanks. I was too lazy to rename the internal folder. Some of the glider-related labels have mutated beyond my ability to interpret them. I think I understand the negative numbers ...
by thunk
August 4th, 2016, 10:54 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 199
Views: 213903

Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

Thanks, @gmc_nxtman!

Here's an updated version, also with three more conduits.
The former "RF48He" that was unusual was relocated and renamed "RF48Hf". The @simeks variant is now "RF48He".
Conduit Collection 5Aug2016.rle.gz
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Conduits-old-5Aug2016.zip
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by thunk
August 2nd, 2016, 12:48 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 199
Views: 213903

Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

What time is it?

Update time!

9 conduits added from this thread since 13 April--I haven't checked the rest of the forum. If there are other conduits worthy of inclusion, or errata in this update, please notify me.
Conduit Collection 2Aug2016.rle.gz
The Big Board
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conduits-old-2Aug2016.zip
Conduit files
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by thunk
July 8th, 2016, 1:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Swansong
Replies: 7
Views: 3036

Re: A Swansong

I had a very nice chance to say hi.

So I better say bye. Good luck!
(don't get too carried away with FiM though)
by thunk
July 8th, 2016, 1:31 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Rich: Neat!

I do admit I need to get back to CGoL--I have been very distracted for much longer than anticipated.
by thunk
June 14th, 2016, 1:45 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Spaceship Discussion Thread
Replies: 886
Views: 504844

Re: Spaceship Discussion Thread

Congratulations, Tim Coe.

This spaceship is pretty neat!
by thunk
May 4th, 2016, 1:50 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 199
Views: 213903

Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

Conduit Collection 13Apr2016.rle.gz For some inexplicable reason, I decided to get obsessed in somehting completely different. But I had the foresight to update the Collection with contributions from AbhpzTa through 13 April. I don't think there's been anything worthy of inclusion since then. See y...
by thunk
April 24th, 2016, 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: apgsearch v3.1
Replies: 355
Views: 156252

Re: apgsearch v3.1

calcyman wrote:*increases number of machines searching b3s23/C1 to prevent Catagolue from breaking*
I think Legionmammal is putting through about 100G objects/day, so that's probably overkill.
by thunk
April 23rd, 2016, 12:54 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Conway script
Replies: 2
Views: 1414

Conway script

It's rather unusual to mention constructed alphabets on a forum about recreational mathematics, but apparently someone went to the trouble of making a script , based on evolving Latin letters for three generations in B3/S23. Tubs and loaves represent periods and commas. Go figure. Usually, we try to...
by thunk
April 22nd, 2016, 3:31 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2097
Views: 1215098

Re: Soup search results

Middleweight emulator, fourfold: x = 31, y = 31, rule = B3/S23 boboobobobbbbbbobbbbbboboboobob$ obooooboobbobbbobbbobbooboooobo$ boooboooobboobbbbboobboooobooob$ ooooboobbbbbbbobobbbbbbbooboooo$ oobbbobobbboobbbbboobbbobobbboo$ boooobooobboobbbbboobboooboooob$ oboobobobbobbbobobbbobboboboobo$ booboo...
by thunk
April 21st, 2016, 5:33 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Spaceship Discussion Thread
Replies: 886
Views: 504844

Re: Spaceship Discussion Thread

As you probably know, the c/6 ships are front-extensible. Also they can clean up blocks and hives properly positioned in front of them. x = 20, y = 166, rule = B3/S23 5$10b2o$9bo2bo$10b2o4$7b2o$6bo2bo$7b2o4$10b2o$10b2o4$7b2o$7b2o5$b2o4b 5o4b2o$ob2ob2o5b2ob2obo$b5o7b5o$5bobo3bobo$bo5bo3bo5bo$6bo5bo$3...