Blinkers bit pole

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Blinkers bit pole
5b2o$3obobo2$bobo2bo$o4bob$2o3bo! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C [[ AUTOSTART ]] #C [[ LOOP 2 GPS 2 THUMBSIZE 2 ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Number of cells 15
Bounding box 7×6
Period 2
Mod 1
Heat 14
Volatility 0.64
Strict volatility 0.64
Discovered by Robert Wainwright
Year of discovery 1977

Blinkers bit pole is a period-2 oscillator found by Robert Wainwright in June 1977.[1]


Information on this oscillator's natural occurrence with respect to other naturally-occurring patterns is currently unknown.

Glider synthesis

On January 16, 2017, Goldtiger997 found a 37-glider synthesis for this oscillator with the help of Martin Grant and Chris Cain.[2]


  1. Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection. Retrieved on March 14, 2020.
  2. Goldtiger997 (January 16, 2017). Re: Soup search results (discussion thread) at the forums

External links

  • 15P2.7 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs