Buckingham's p13
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Buckingham's p13  
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Pattern type  Oscillator  

Number of cells  65  
Bounding box  25×15  
Period  13  
Mod  13  
Heat  10.2  
Volatility  0.50  
Strict volatility  0.50  
Discovered by  David Buckingham  
Year of discovery  1976  
 
 
 

Buckingham's p13 is a period13 oscillator. It was the first period 13 oscillator to be found, and was discovered by David Buckingham on July 31, 1976.^{[1]} It features two eater 2s used to stabilize another object between them (which is a predecessor of 2 loaves and a biboat).
goldenratio found a 37glider synthesis of this oscillator on July 30, 2020.^{[2]}
See also
References
 ↑ Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection. Retrieved on March 14, 2020.
 ↑ goldenratio (July 30, 2020). Re: Synthesising Oscillators (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums
External links
 65P13.1 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs
Categories:
 Patterns
 Oscillators with 65 cells
 Patterns with 65 cells
 Patterns found by David Buckingham
 Patterns found in 1976
 Patterns that can be constructed with 37 gliders
 Oscillators
 Periodic objects with minimum population 65
 Oscillators with period 13
 Oscillators with mod 13
 Oscillators with heat 10
 Oscillators with volatility 0.50
 Oscillators with strict volatility 0.50
 Patterns with bilateral orthogonal symmetry