Trans-block and long hook eating tub is a period 3 oscillator. The cis- version of this pattern is more commonly known as the Candlefrobra.
Trans-block and long hook eating tub is about the fortieth most common naturally-occurring oscillator in Achim Flammenkamp's census, being less common than fore and back and 21P2, about as common as the trans-beacon down and long hook, and more common than the caterer and the griddle and beehive. On Catagolue, it is the third most common period 3 oscillator, being less common than jam.
- ↑ Achim Flammenkamp (September 7, 2004). "Most seen natural occurring ash objects in Game of Life". Retrieved on January 15, 2009.
- ↑ Adam P. Goucher. "Census". Catagolue. Retrieved on October 27, 2018.
- 16P3.1 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs