Heptapole

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Heptapole
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Pattern type Oscillator
Oscillator type Muttering moat
Family Barberpole
Number of cells 13
Bounding box 10×10
Period 2
Mod 1
Heat 14
Volatility 0.70
Strict volatility 0.70
Rotor type Pole 7
Discovered by MIT group
Year of discovery 1970

The heptapole (or septapole) is the barberpole of length 7. Currently, it is the longest barberpole to have emerged naturally.

See also

External links

  • 13P2.2 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs