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'''p4 quinti-Snark''' is a period-quintupling 180-degree reflector. It uses a [[HW emulator]], which makes it smaller than the [[p5 quinti-Snark]] and therefore useful in optimising the bounding boxes of numerous [[glider gun]]s.
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'''p4 quinti-Snark''' is a period-quintupling 180-degree reflector discovered by Tanner Jacobi on October 30, 2018.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://conwaylife.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=1657&p=65225#p65198|author=Tanner Jacobi|title=Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad|date=October 20, 2018|accessdate=November 17, 2018}}</ref> It uses a [[HW emulator]], which makes it smaller than the [[p5 quinti-Snark]] and therefore useful in optimising the bounding boxes of numerous [[glider gun]]s.
  
 
==Also see==
 
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== References ==
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Revision as of 01:10, 18 November 2018

p4 quinti-Snark
p4 quinti-Snark image
Pattern type Reflector
Oscillator
Number of cells 67
Bounding box 20×31
Angle 180°
Period 4
Heat Unknown
Period multiplier
Colour Colour-changing
Discovered by Tanner Jacobi
Year of discovery 2018

p4 quinti-Snark is a period-quintupling 180-degree reflector discovered by Tanner Jacobi on October 30, 2018.[1] It uses a HW emulator, which makes it smaller than the p5 quinti-Snark and therefore useful in optimising the bounding boxes of numerous glider guns.

Also see

References

  1. Tanner Jacobi (October 20, 2018). "Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad". Retrieved on November 17, 2018.