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by gmc_nxtman
February 25th, 2019, 12:12 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: [GAME] Destroy
Replies: 17
Views: 3278

Re: [GAME] Destroy

2 cells, 83 gens: x = 19, y = 9, rule = LifeHistory 7.2A.2A$2.2A2.A.ACA.A$2.A3.A.A.A.A2.A$3.4A.A.A.6A$8.A.A2.C4.A$.6A.A.A .6A$A2.A2.A.A.A.A2.A$2A4.A.A.A.A$7.2A.2A! 33: x = 51, y = 9, rule = LifeHistory 7.2A.2A27.2A.2A$2.2A2.A.A.A.A21.2A2.A.ACA.A$2.A3.A.A.A.A2.A18.A3.A.A. A.A2.A$3.4A.A.A.6A17.4A.A.A....
by gmc_nxtman
February 17th, 2019, 10:11 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries
Replies: 2230
Views: 881068

Re: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries

Two different pointless p60 agars with volatility 1: x = 1054, y = 17, rule = B3/S23:T1054,17 34b2o15b2o18bo12b2o37b2o49b2o43bo3bo11bo2bo16b3o9b2o5b2o14b2o59b2o14b 2o5b2o9b3o16bo2bo11bo3bo43b2o49b2o37b2o12bo18b2o15b2o46bobo15bo15bobo 33bo58bobo8b2o4b2o5b2o11bo16b5o11b5o16bo11b2o5b2o4b2o8bobo58bo33bo...
by gmc_nxtman
February 12th, 2019, 3:02 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2094
Views: 1192059

Re: Soup search results

Congratulations.
by gmc_nxtman
February 9th, 2019, 2:50 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Spaceship Syntheses
Replies: 305
Views: 306887

Re: Small Spaceship Syntheses

Saves 6 more gliders:... That's one for the component database, I think. Unfortunately, the repeat time goes up to 613 for 89 gliders: x = 1925, y = 688, rule = B3/S23 678bo$678bobo$678b2o7$22bo$23b2o$22b2o$678bo$8bobo667bobo3bobo$9b2o15b o7bo643b2o4b2o$9bo14bobo8b2o648bo$25b2o7b2o$31bo$29bobo$obo2...
by gmc_nxtman
February 9th, 2019, 11:56 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Spaceship Syntheses
Replies: 305
Views: 306887

Re: Small Spaceship Syntheses

Two gliders saved in sixteen different ways (technically)... This will save another 2 gliders then:... Repeat time is now 604 (95 gliders): x = 2176, y = 680, rule = B3/S23 669bo$668bo$668b3o8$21bobo$22b2o$22bo646bo$8bo659bo7bo$9b2o14bo642b3o 3b2o$8b2o16bo6bobo639b2o$24b3o7b2o$30bo3bo$31bo$o28b3o65...
by gmc_nxtman
February 5th, 2019, 1:49 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Spaceship Syntheses
Replies: 305
Views: 306887

Re: Small Spaceship Syntheses

Now 99 gliders, repeat time 667: x = 1816, y = 742, rule = B3/S23 732bo$732bobo$732b2o7$22bo$23b2o$22b2o$732bo$8bobo721bobo3bobo$9b2o15b o7bo697b2o4b2o$9bo14bobo8b2o702bo$25b2o7b2o$31bo$29bobo$obo27b2o714bob o$b2o6bo729bo6b2o$bo5bobo729bobo5bo$8b2o729b2o7$703bo$32bobo668bobo$ 33b2o668b2o$33bo6$51bo$...
by gmc_nxtman
February 4th, 2019, 12:24 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Spaceship Syntheses
Replies: 305
Views: 306887

Re: Small Spaceship Syntheses

Kazyan wrote:Final step for a synthesis of 46P4H1V0... This will be the first c/4 orthogonal ship with a synthesis, if completed.
Very well done.
by gmc_nxtman
January 26th, 2019, 3:15 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1703
Views: 827324

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

Reduced 16.785 by one glider to 8 gliders: x = 45, y = 17, rule = B3/S23 3bo$4b2o$3b2o10bo$13bobo$14b2o2$43b2o$14b2o28bo$2o8bo4b2o24b3o$b2o5bob o3bo25bo$o8b2o28bob2obo$16b3o20bobob2o$8bo7bo23bo$7b2o8bo$3b2o2bobo$2b obo$4bo! This also leads to a reduction in the syringe synthesis (77 gliders): #C [[ ...
by gmc_nxtman
January 21st, 2019, 11:50 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1703
Views: 827324

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

9-glider synthesis: x = 178, y = 35, rule = B3/S23 15bo$13b2o$14b2o7$7bo29b2o30b2o39b2o30b2o30b2o$8b2o7bo19b2o30b2o38bo2b o28bo2bo28bo2bo$2bo4b2o8bobo89b3obo27b3obo27b3obo$obo14b2o24b2o30b2o 36bo31bo31bo$b2o39bobo29bobo32b4o28b4o28b4o$4bo38bo31bo31bo2bo28bo2bo 28bo2bo$4bobo28b2o30b2o38b2o30b2o30b2o$...
by gmc_nxtman
January 19th, 2019, 5:23 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1703
Views: 827324

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

Is this known? x = 48, y = 18, rule = B3/S23 17bo$16bo$16b3o$11b3o12bo$2b2o7bo7b2o4bo15b2o$bobo8bo6bobo3b3o13bo2bob 2o$3bo15bo22b4obo2$44b2obo$44bob2o2$b2o$obo12b2o$2bo11b2o$16bo$30b2o$ 30bobo$30bo! The left object can probably be done in 3 gliders for a 7-glider synthesis, but I'm not sure how I wo...
by gmc_nxtman
January 13th, 2019, 10:33 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1703
Views: 827324

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

9-glider synthesis: x = 114, y = 47, rule = B3/S23 14bo$13bo$13b3o3$48b2o30b2o30b2o$43b2o2bobo25b2o2bobo25b2o2bobo$43bo3b o5bo21bo3bo5bo21bo3bo$45bob2o4bo23bob2o4bo23bob2o$44b2o2bo4bo22b2o2bo 4bo22b2o2bo$16b2o25bo2bo28bo2bo28bo2bo$16bobo25b2o30b2o8b2o20b2o$4bo 11bo69bobo$3b2o81bo$3bobo32b2o30b2o$38b...
by gmc_nxtman
January 13th, 2019, 2:20 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 283
Views: 84087

Re: Birthdays

Happy 23rd birthday to Martin Grant!
by gmc_nxtman
January 13th, 2019, 1:56 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2094
Views: 1192059

Re: Soup search results

Two almost-complete syntheses: x = 134, y = 82, rule = LifeHistory 98.A$98.A.A$98.2A$32.A29.3A29.3A$31.A.A74.A$31.A.A74.A.A$32.A75.2A$ 64.A.A.2A26.A.A.2A26.A.A.2A$27.2A7.2A25.A.3A.A5.A19.A.3A.A5.A19.A.3A. A$26.A2.A5.A2.A24.A11.A19.A11.A19.A$27.2A7.2A26.A.2A.A5.A20.A.2A.A5.A 20.A.2A.A$65.2A.2A27.2A.2...
by gmc_nxtman
January 12th, 2019, 8:02 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1703
Views: 827324

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

Reduced an old synthesis to 7 gliders with Goldtiger997's constellations script : x = 51, y = 15, rule = B3/S23 30bo$3bo24b2o$2bo26b2o$2b3o12b2o14b2o$17b2o7bo6b2o$27b2o19bo$5b2o13bo 5b2o8bo10bobo$5bobo12bo15bo10bobo$bo3bo14bo9bobo3bo7b2obob2o$b2o28b2o 11bo2bobo$obo28bo14bo2bo$47b2o$30b2o$29bobo$31bo...
by gmc_nxtman
January 10th, 2019, 8:25 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread for your unsure discoveries
Replies: 1703
Views: 827324

Re: Thread for your unsure discoveries

Not sure if this 8-glider-synthesis is an improvement: x = 167, y = 34, rule = B3/S23 93bo$92bo$92b3o8$bo32bo31bo31b2o30b2o30b2o$2bo31bo31bo30bobo29bobo29bo bo$3o13bo17bo14bo16bo9bo4bo15bobob2o26bobob2o26bobob2o$17bo30bobo26b2o bobo13b2obob2o25b2obob2o25b2obob2o$15b3o30bo2bo24b2o2bo2bo12bo2bo28bo 2b...
by gmc_nxtman
January 5th, 2019, 7:44 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits
Replies: 191
Views: 210275

Re: The Hunting of the Elementary Conduits

Partial BF107B: x = 43, y = 44, rule = LifeHistory 11.4B20.4B$12.4B18.4B$13.4B16.4B$14.4B11.B2.4B$15.4B8.8B$16.4B5.9B$ 17.4B4.8B$18.4B2.8B$19.14B$20.12B$21.10B$22.9B$21.12B$8.2A11.12B$8.A 12.14B$2A3.2A.A13.14BD$A4.A.A14.15BD$.3A.A15.16B2D$3.A.2A2.5B6.16B2D$ 3.13B3.17BD$4.2B.10B2.13B$5.13B.12B$4.14B....
by gmc_nxtman
January 4th, 2019, 6:44 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries
Replies: 2230
Views: 881068

Re: Thread For Your Useless Discoveries

Weird way to make trice tongs with 13 gliders: x = 183, y = 26, rule = B3/S23 36bo$35bo$35b3o$7bo9bo$bo6bo9b2o$2bo3b3o8b2o$3o4$19bo10bobo54bo$18bo 11b2o56bo5bo$18b3o10bo54b3o4bo$48b2o30b2o11b3o16b2o30b2o30b2o$48bo2b2o 27bo2b2o27bo2b2o27bo2b2o27bo2b2o$50b2obo28b2obo28b2obo28b2obo28b2obo$ 49b3obo3b2o2...
by gmc_nxtman
November 23rd, 2018, 4:40 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2094
Views: 1192059

Re: Soup search results

Did you use apgsearch to find this?
by gmc_nxtman
October 24th, 2018, 12:19 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Solitaire of Life
Replies: 214
Views: 37677

Re: Solitaire of Life

27:

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x = 10, y = 7, rule = LifeHistory
4.2C$2.2AC3.CA$.C4.C2.C$A.2C3A.C$.C5.A$2.A.A2.C.A$3.2C3.2A!
by gmc_nxtman
October 14th, 2018, 2:46 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Solitaire of Life
Replies: 214
Views: 37677

Re: Solitaire of Life

80, probably still not minimal: x = 18, y = 17, rule = LifeHistory 11.2C$11.A$5.CA.CA.C$6.C.C2.ACA$AC.ACA4.A3.C$.C.C2.ACACA.CAC$.A2.A.C 4.C$2.A.A.A.CA.A.CA$3.CA.C.AC.C.AC$6.A4.C$3.C2A2.AC2A4.CA$3.C2.AC4.AC 2.2A$6.C2.CA2.A$8.2A.2C2$5.AC$5.2A! EDIT: Symmetrical 76: x = 16, y = 16, rule = LifeHistory 1...
by gmc_nxtman
October 13th, 2018, 11:51 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Solitaire of Life
Replies: 214
Views: 37677

Re: Solitaire of Life

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x = 8, y = 12, rule = LifeHistory
CA$A5.2A$.3C2.C$4.A.A$3.C.C$3.A.A.C$2.2A2.AC$3.C$2.A3.CA$.A4.A$.2C4.C
$6.AC!
by gmc_nxtman
October 11th, 2018, 11:02 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2094
Views: 1192059

Re: Soup search results

That's really nice, congrats to carybe for finding it. I would be surprised if it didn't have some use as a sparker.
by gmc_nxtman
October 7th, 2018, 11:00 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Solitaire of Life
Replies: 214
Views: 37677

Re: Solitaire of Life

Still not minimal. Also just so you know, this is a valid alternative forcing diagram:

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x = 13, y = 8, rule = LifeHistory
6.C$8.2DC$.DCDAD2.2CD.C$2DC3DC3DC$DCA2D2CD2.C$2DCDC2DC$A2DC6.C$5.2C!
by gmc_nxtman
October 7th, 2018, 1:31 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Solitaire of Life
Replies: 214
Views: 37677

Re: Solitaire of Life

Not minimal.

EDIT: Is it just me, or does this game have conceptual similarities to minesweeper? When the interior is forced like in this particular puzzle, similar inferences have to be made to those made in minesweeper regarding what cells ("mines") are allowed to be where.
by gmc_nxtman
October 6th, 2018, 3:51 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Solitaire of Life
Replies: 214
Views: 37677

Re: Solitaire of Life

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x = 12, y = 8, rule = LifeHistory
5.C$9.C$.C5.2C2.C$.C3.C3.C$C3.2C3.C$.C.C2.C$2.C6.C$4.2C!