Loading dock

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Loading dock
x = 9, y = 8, rule = B3/S23 4bo$2b3o$bo3b2o$ob2o3bo$bo3b2obo$2b2o3bo$4b3o$4bo! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C [[ AUTOSTART ]] #C [[ GPS 2 ZOOM 24 LOOP 3 ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Oscillator type Billiard table
Number of cells 22
Bounding box 9×8
Period 3
Mod 3
Heat 2.7
Volatility 0.17
Strict volatility 0.17
Rotor type Six Ls
Discovered by David Buckingham
Year of discovery 1972

Loading dock is a period-3 oscillator that was found by David Buckingham in September 1972.[1] It has the same rotor as six Ls.

Synthesis

A 14-glider synthesis was found by Jeremy Tan on March 29, 2019 based on a soup submitted to Catagolue.[2]

References

  1. Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection. Retrieved on March 14, 2020.
  2. Jeremy Tan (March 29, 2019). Re: Synthesising Oscillators (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums

External links

  • 22P3.92 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs