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'''Pipsquirter 1''' is a [[period]] [[:Category:Oscillators with period 6|6]] [[pipsquirter]] that was found in November [[:Category:Patterns found in 1997|1997]] by [[:Category:Patterns found by Noam Elkies|Noam Elkies]]. It features a [[block]] acting as an [[induction coil]] and its [[phase]]s have 50, 50, 53, 50, 52, and 53 [[cell]]s, respectively.
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'''Pipsquirter 1''' is a {{period|6}} [[pipsquirter]] that was found in November {{year|1997}} by [[Noam Elkies]]. It features a [[block]] acting as an [[induction coil]] and its [[phase]]s have 50, 50, 53, 50, 52, and 53 [[cell]]s, respectively.
  
 
==Synthesis==
 
==Synthesis==
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|[[Image:pipsquirter1_spark.png|framed|left|Generation 5 reveals that this [[oscillator]] really is a pipsquirter]]
 
|[[Image:pipsquirter1_spark.png|framed|left|Generation 5 reveals that this [[oscillator]] really is a pipsquirter]]
 
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[[Category:Sparkers]]
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[[Category:Sparkers with period 6]]
 
[[Category:Strong sparkers]]
 
[[Category:Domino sparkers]]
 
 
==As a reflector==
 
==As a reflector==
 
Pipsquirter 1 has the ability to act as a 90-degree [[glider]] [[reflector]] when it is combined with a [[block]], [[boat]] and [[eater 1]]. The input path (in green) and output path (in red) of the glider are shown below.
 
Pipsquirter 1 has the ability to act as a 90-degree [[glider]] [[reflector]] when it is combined with a [[block]], [[boat]] and [[eater 1]]. The input path (in green) and output path (in red) of the glider are shown below.
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|title  = Re: Synthesising Oscillators
 
|title  = Re: Synthesising Oscillators
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|author = Martin Grant
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|date  = March 17, 2016
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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{{Sparker|p=6|type=domino|strength=strong}}
 
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Latest revision as of 10:06, 13 March 2020

Pipsquirter 1
x = 15, y = 11, rule = B3/S23 3b2ob2o$b3obob3o$o4bo4bo$ob2o2b2obobo$bo2b2o3bobo$2b2o2b2obobob2o$4bo 4bobob2o$4b4ob2o$8bo$6bobo$6b2o! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C [[ AUTOSTART ]] #C [[ GPS 3 LOOP 6 THUMBSIZE 2 ]]
Pattern type Oscillator
Number of cells 50
Bounding box 15×14
Period 6
Mod 6
Heat 9
Volatility 0.41
Strict volatility 0.41
Discovered by Noam Elkies
Year of discovery 1997

Pipsquirter 1 is a period-6 pipsquirter that was found in November 1997 by Noam Elkies. It features a block acting as an induction coil and its phases have 50, 50, 53, 50, 52, and 53 cells, respectively.

Synthesis

Martin Grant found a 276-glider synthesis of pipsquirter 1 on March 17, 2016.[1]

Image gallery

Generation 5 reveals that this oscillator really is a pipsquirter

As a reflector

Pipsquirter 1 has the ability to act as a 90-degree glider reflector when it is combined with a block, boat and eater 1. The input path (in green) and output path (in red) of the glider are shown below.

Pipsquirter 1 acting as a reflector
Download RLE: click here

See also

References

  1. Martin Grant (March 17, 2016). Re: Synthesising Oscillators (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums

External links