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Today, 3:26 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: A probing sawtooth
Replies: 1
Views: 105

### Re: A probing sawtooth

PS: It would be nice if there was a thread dedicated to all kinds of sawteeth, but it appears that every new one needs its own thread. Sure, well I guess I can pull one of my own here, that is a block pulling sawtooth, which happens to have a growth for the maximum population that goes like O(t^1/3...
Today, 10:47 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your chaos-edgeshooting reactions that can probably yield new conduits
Replies: 128
Views: 32491

### Re: Thread for your chaos-edgeshooting reactions that can probably yield new conduits

well, here is some b-to-h hopeful: x = 55, y = 51, rule = LifeHistory 3\$20.A\$20.3A5.2A\$23.A3.B2AB\$22.2A4.3B\$22.5B2.B2.2B2.2B\$24.15BD\$23.2A 14BDBD\$23.2A3B2D9B3DB\$24.B.2B2D11BD\$26.14B\$27.6B.B\$27.5B\$20.16B\$16. 21B\$13.B.22B\$12.2AB.18BDB\$12.2A20BDB\$13.2B.18BD\$16.19B\$16.21B\$15.22B\$ 14.26B4.2A2.2A\$14.11B2D...
Today, 10:01 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 798
Views: 383501

### Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

works for me, but the output is the issue, that tub is almost always in the way: x = 69, y = 55, rule = LifeHistory 2\$27.3D\$27.DBD\$26.BDBD\$26.5B\$26.5B5.B\$19.15B.2BA\$15.21BA.A\$12.B.21B.B A\$11.2AB.20B\$11.2A21B\$12.2B.19B\$15.19B\$15.21B\$14.22B\$13.26B4.2A2.2A\$ 13.11B2D14B3.A.A2.A\$14.11B2D13B5.A.A\$13.12BD1...
Today, 9:10 am
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 75
Views: 12807

### Re: Thread for your reactions that might be useful for conduits

Here is a proof-of-concept construction, to show that engineered bumpers for periods >= 63 are possible geometrically I guess I should mention that there is this "failed regularizator" that work here: x = 725, y = 305, rule = LifeHistory 95\$213.2A\$213.A.A2.2B5.2A5.2A\$214.A6B3.B2AB3.B2AB\$216.5B4.2B5...
December 4th, 2023, 4:56 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your periodic conduits that do not necessarily involve Herschels
Replies: 116
Views: 18113

### Re: Thread for your periodic conduits that do not necessarily involve Herschels

periodic h-to-g (with periodic eater-3) x = 42, y = 51, rule = LifeHistory 3\$19.A\$18.A.A\$18.A.A2.A\$17.2A.4A\$12.2A2.A\$12.A2.A.3A.A\$13.A.A.A3.3A\$ 12.2A.A3.A4.A\$15.A3.A.3A\$12.4A.2A.2A\$12.A5.A\$10.A.A2.A\$10.2A7.A\$20.A\$ 14.2A4.A9.A\$13.A5.A10.3A\$11.3A.A2.A14.A\$10.A3.A.A13.4A\$11.3A4.2A10.A\$ 13.A.2A.2A12.B3A...
December 4th, 2023, 12:30 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: I'm looking for period multiplicating Herschel Tracks.
Replies: 44
Views: 35373

### Re: I'm looking for period multiplicating Herschel Tracks.

YES! STABLE 6X MULTIPLIER Also it makes a nice edge shooter: x = 101, y = 81, rule = LifeHistory 19.A\$17.3A\$16.A\$16.2A\$13.5B12.A\$12.4B12.3A\$11.6B2.B7.A\$11.6B.4B5.2A\$ 9.14B2.4B\$8.9B2AB2AB.3B\$8.9B2AB2A.5B\$6.23B\$5.19B2A5B\$4.14BA5B2A6B\$4. 10B4ABA13B\$4.10BA19B\$2.2AB.8BA5B2A6B3.4B\$.A.AB3.7B8A2B7.4B\$.A5.8...
November 30th, 2023, 9:39 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 798
Views: 383501

### Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

G4-to-G: x = 143, y = 141, rule = LifeHistory 5\$9.C\$7.C.C\$8.2C61\$114.2A\$114.A.A\$117.A2.2A\$112.4A.A3.A\$111.A2.A.A.3A \$111.2A2.BA.A\$115.BABAB3A\$98.4B13.2B2A.A2.A\$97.6B11.6B2.A.A\$97.8B8.4B 6.A.A.2A\$98.7B7.6B7.A.A\$91.2A4.9B6.6B6.2A.A\$92.A5.10B3.8B4.3B.A.2A\$ 92.A.AB2.10B2.11B2.B4A2.A\$93.2AB.26B.AB2.2A\$95...
November 30th, 2023, 6:12 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Still-life 'factories'
Replies: 148
Views: 126700

### Re: Still-life 'factories'

g-to-ship with dubious usefulness: x = 66, y = 73, rule = LifeHistory 8\$37.2A\$37.A.A\$40.A2.2A\$35.4A.A3.A\$34.A2.A.A.3A\$34.2A2.BA.A\$29.A8.BAB AB3A\$27.3A8.2B2A.A2.A\$26.A10.6B2.A.A\$26.2A8.4B6.A.A.2A\$11.2A10.5B7.6B 7.A.A\$12.A9.4B9.6B6.2A.A\$12.A.2A6.5B2.2B3.8B4.3B.A.2A\$13.A2.A4.10B2. 11B2.B4A2.A\$14.2AB3.2...
November 27th, 2023, 9:08 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530

Cross posting from the "let's find a g-to-x" thread, here's a G-to-beehive. Partial by me and completion by iNoMed. Partial for a 180-degree reflector, just need to turn an annoying Herschel into the sacrificial object: x = 33, y = 27, rule = B3/S23 17bo\$o10b2o3bobo\$b2o9bo3bo2bo\$2o10bob2obobo\$13bob...
November 27th, 2023, 4:16 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 182
Views: 27301

close-call failed g-to-g: x = 54, y = 74, rule = LifeHistory \$26.2A.2A\$27.A.A\$22.2A.A5.A.2A\$21.A.A.2A3.2A.A.A\$20.A2.B2.BA.AB2.B2.A \$20.7AB.B7A\$24.3B.B.3B\$22.3AB.3B.B3A\$21.A.BA3BA3BAB.A\$21.2A3.BABAB3. 2A\$26.BABAB\$26.2BA2B\$26.2B.2B\$26.5B\$26.5B.2B\$21.2B.11B\$20.17B.2B\$20. 23B\$20.23B\$18.25B\$17.27B\$8.2A5....
November 27th, 2023, 1:41 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530

Cross posting from the "let's find a g-to-x" thread, here's a G-to-beehive. Partial by me and completion by iNoMed. Solved the reaction in the rightmost column of row 5 using a previously-discovered hyper-edgy beehive eater: x = 22, y = 27, rule = B3/S23 6bo\$2o3bobo\$bo3bo2bo\$bob2obobo\$2bobobobob2o\$...
November 22nd, 2023, 9:38 am
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530

Mangos apparently now do FTL travel? x = 5, y = 9, rule = B3/S23 2b2o\$bo2bo\$o2bo\$b2o2\$bo\$obo\$bobo\$2bo! It is impossible to travel faster than light, even your example is below that speed; but fastest spaceships travels at c/2, and that is faster (5/6 c or something): x = 18, y = 54, rule = B3/S23 2...
November 21st, 2023, 7:09 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 182
Views: 27301

some kind of transparent block I guess (at the very top) x = 41, y = 61, rule = B3/S23 37b2o\$15bo21b2o\$15b3o\$18bo\$17b2o9\$2o\$bo\$bobo\$2b2o7\$30b2o\$30b2o7b2o\$39b 2o3\$18b2o\$17bo2bo\$18b2o3\$34b2o\$34b2o10\$34bo\$32b3o\$18bobo10bo\$19b2o8bo 2bo\$19bo9b4o2\$19b2o8b2o\$19b2o9bo\$13b2o15bob2o\$14bo7b2o3b2obo2bo\$11b3o 7b...
November 16th, 2023, 11:18 am
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530

Just found a new logo for defunct twitter... x = 349, y = 436, rule = LifeHistory 13\$55.2A245.2A\$56.A245.A\$55.A247.A\$55.2A11.A221.A11.2A\$53.2A2.B8.3A 221.3A8.B2.2A\$52.A2.2AB7.A227.A7.B2A2.A\$53.A.A.2B6.2A225.2A6.2B.A.A\$ 52.2A.A.AB.2BA4B3.2A215.2A3.4BA2B.BA.A.2A\$56.2A3BABAB5.A217.A5.BABA3B 2A\$57.3BA2B...
November 16th, 2023, 7:10 am
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530

Back to sender, sneaky block! x = 72, y = 63, rule = LifeHistory 6\$36.2A26.A\$36.2A24.3A\$61.A\$10.A25.4A21.2A\$8.A.A24.A3.A\$9.2A23.A.2A\$31. A2.A.A\$30.A.A.A.A\$30.A.A.2A\$31.A.A\$33.A\$33.2A9\$43.2A\$42.A2.A\$43.2A3\$32. A26.2A\$33.A25.2A\$31.3A5\$31.2C\$31.2C3\$59.A\$57.3A\$56.A\$54.A2.A\$54.4A2\$44. 2A8.2A\$44.2A9.A\$38....
November 16th, 2023, 6:04 am
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 2986
Views: 1455612

Convoluted 180 degree glider reflector: x = 94, y = 111, rule = LifeHistory 5\$36.2A\$36.A\$30.B2.BA.A\$29.3B.B2A\$29.5B\$20.C6.6B\$21.C4.9B\$19.3C5.8B\$ 28.7B5.A\$16.A10.8B3.3A\$16.3A6.10B2.A\$19.A3.11B.B.2A\$18.2A2.2B.14B\$18. 19B\$20.18B\$19.8B.10B\$19.19B\$17.2AB.17B\$16.A.AB2.8B.7B\$16.A6.15B\$15.2A 7.7B.5B\$21.11B....
November 15th, 2023, 3:15 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Still-life 'factories'
Replies: 148
Views: 126700

### Re: Still-life 'factories'

Yet another boojum reflector style glider reflector mechanism, this time RT90: x = 65, y = 84, rule = B3/S23 7b2o4b2o\$6bo2bo4bo\$6bobo3bo4b2o\$7bob5o4bo\$9bo5b3o\$8bo3b2obo8bo\$4b2obo 3bo2bo7b3o\$2bo2bob2o3b2o7bo\$2b2obo15b2o\$5bo9b2o\$5b2o6bo4bo\$18bo\$3b4o\$ 3bo2bo6bo2bo\$4bo9b3o\$b3o\$bo6\$50bo\$49bobo\$47bo2bobo...
November 13th, 2023, 8:59 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Non-Spaceship Eaters
Replies: 12
Views: 661

### Re: Non-Spaceship Eaters

What is the point of this thread?!?

Also, eater eater:

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``````x = 8, y = 9, rule = LifeHistory
2A\$.A\$.A.A\$2.2A2\$4.2A\$4.A\$5.3A\$7.A!
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November 10th, 2023, 9:03 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the New Herschel Conduits
Replies: 1290
Views: 1055109

### Re: The Hunting of the New Herschel Conduits

and for your dependent circuits I guess: x = 58, y = 66, rule = LifeHistory 4\$29.2A\$29.A\$30.A\$17.A11.2A\$16.B3A8.B2.2A\$15.4B.A7.B2A2.A\$14.4B.2A6. 2B.A.A\$14.2AB2.4BA2B.BA.A.2A\$14.BA5.BABA3B2A\$14.BA.AB.2BA2BA3B\$16.2AB .3B2A2B\$18.9B\$18.9B\$18.6B3D9.2A\$18.6BD3B8.A\$17.8BD3B4.BA.A\$17.14B2.B 2A\$17.17B\$18.16B...
November 10th, 2023, 8:09 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your chaos-edgeshooting reactions that can probably yield new conduits
Replies: 128
Views: 32491

### Re: Thread for your chaos-edgeshooting reactions that can probably yield new conduits

Did anyone do systematic searches on the output of this (known) C-to-D? x = 41, y = 34, rule = LifeHistory 28.D\$28.3D\$31.D\$30.2D2\$29.2D\$29.2D2\$38.2A\$38.A\$36.A.A\$17.A18.2A2D\$9. 2A5.A.A19.2D\$10.A4.2BAB\$10.A.AB2.2B\$11.2AB.B.6B\$13.11B9.B\$4.A9.10B7. 5B\$3.A.A7.13B3.3B3DB3.2D\$3.A.A5.20BD2BDB3.2D\$.3A.2A4.1...
November 9th, 2023, 1:48 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Still-life 'factories'
Replies: 148
Views: 126700

### Re: Still-life 'factories'

I guess the following is a "toggle" block keeper? Well, I guess it is just a b-to-block, that happens to also have a H output. x = 99, y = 84, rule = LifeHistory 5\$58.2A\$15.2A42.A14.2A\$16.A14.2A10.A15.A.AB11.2A\$16.A.AB10.B2AB8.A.A 7.A7.2AB.B.3B\$17.2AB.2B7.4B8.BA2B4.3A9.7B3.4A\$19.5B6.4B9.2B4.A12.7B2....
November 6th, 2023, 8:24 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530

Even without two of the catalysts, the block regenerates just fine at t=130~. x = 26, y = 32, rule = B3/S23 8b2o\$8b2o\$16b2o\$15bobo3bo\$15bo4bobo\$14b2o4bobo\$19b2ob3o\$25bo\$19b2ob3o \$19b2obo5\$bo\$2bo\$3o9\$7b2o\$7b2o4\$4b2o\$4b2o! With the obscene amount of stuff on every flank, there could be something lurk...
November 4th, 2023, 8:59 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 5
Views: 746

### Re: Thread for Digital Components

I think I posted this in some random place, but I got this fairly compact flip-flop that works with p8: x = 571, y = 529, rule = LifeHistory 52\$453.A\$452.B3A6.4B\$456.A4.4B\$449.BA4.2A3.4B\$449.2AB7.4B\$447.BAB2A4. 6B\$447.3A2BA4.4B8.2A\$448.BABA.A3.5B7.A\$450.A.ABAB2.5B3.BA.A\$451.A2B3A 3.5B.B2A\$452.2ABA11...
November 3rd, 2023, 7:21 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 4310
Views: 1721530