Pedestle

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Pedestle
x = 11, y = 17, rule = B3/S23 5bo$4bobo$bo2b2o$b3o$5b3o$3b2o3bo$2bo4bo2bo$bobobobob2o$bobo3bobo$2obo bobobo$o2bo4bo$2bo3b2o$3b3o$7b3o$5b2o2bo$4bobo$5bo! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C [[ AUTOSTART ]] #C [[ GPS 2 ZOOM 16 LOOP 5 ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Number of cells 52
Bounding box 11×17
Period 5
Mod 5
Heat 4
Volatility 0.17
Strict volatility 0.17
Discovered by David Buckingham
Year of discovery 1973

Pedestle is a period-5 oscillator discovered by David Buckingham in 1973.[1][2] Its 10 cell rotor consists of two copies of the rotor in technician.

References

  1. Robert Wainwright (March 1973). Lifeline, vol 9, page 3.
  2. Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection. Retrieved on June 17, 2009.

External links

  • 52P5.2 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs