This reduces 15.624 to 12:AbhpzTa wrote:15.889 in 7G: ...

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```
x = 94, y = 29, rule = B3/S23
59bo$57bobo9bo$58boo9bobo$21bobo45boo$bo19boo$boo19bo$obo$6b3o$6bo34b
oo18boo5bobo$7bo34bo19bo5boo22boo$37boobo16boobo8bo17boobobbo$5boo29bo
boboo14boboboo24boboboo$4bobo29bobbo16bobbo11bo14bobbo$6bo30bobo17bobo
11bobo13bobo$38bo19bo12boo15bo$$14boo54bo$15boo52boo$14bo54bobo5$7boo$
6bobo$8bo$27boo$26boo$28bo!
```

Getting a beehive and LOM in place is easy, but I coulldn't find a way to get the bookend that close.BlinkerSpawn wrote:From here, for 15.297: ...

(Actually, I think you swapped 15.889 and 15.624).BlinkerSpawn wrote:For 15.889: ... 15.624: ... Everything but the R in 9G: ...

The last two yield the following 12-glider synthesis for 15.889, which is purely academic, given AbhpzTa's 7 glider synthesis:

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```
x = 134, y = 39, rule = B3/S23
53bo$54bo$52b3o$4bo$5bo19bo29bo$3b3o18bobo27bobo$24bobo27bobo$3o22bo
29bo$bbo$bo49bo40boo18boo18boo$49bobo20bobo18bo19bo19bo$50boo20boo14b
oobo16boobo9bo6boobo$73bo13boboboo14boboboo8bobo3boboboo$87bobbo16bobb
o10boo4bobbo$88bobo8bo8bobo8bo8bobo$44bo44bo8bobo8bo8bobo8bo$45boo50bo
bbo16bobbo$44boo52boo18boo10$51boo$52boo$51bo$70boo3boo$45b3o21boo3boo
$47bo23bo4bo$46bo3$37bo$37boo$36bobo!
```