Trans-beacon on dock

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Trans-beacon on dock
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Pattern type Oscillator
Family Beacon
Number of cells 16
Bounding box 7×8
Frequency class 29.9
Period 2
Mod 2
Heat 2
Volatility 0.11
Strict volatility 0.11
Rotor type Diagonal on-off
Discovered by Unknown
Year of discovery Unknown
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Trans-beacon on dock is a period-2 oscillator composed of a beacon stabilizing a dock. A 5-glider synthesis for this oscillator was found in January 2020.[1]

Commonness

Trans-beacon on dock is about the thirtieth most common naturally-occurring oscillator in Achim Flammenkamp's census, being slightly less common than tub test tube baby and more common than cis-beacon up on long hook.[2]

See also

References

  1. Ian07 (January 4, 2020). Re: Soup-based syntheses (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums
  2. Achim Flammenkamp (September 7, 2004). "Most seen natural occurring ash objects in Game of Life". Retrieved on January 15, 2009.

External links

  • 16P2.21 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs