aVerage
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aVerage  
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Pattern type  Oscillator  

Oscillator type  Billiard table  
Number of cells  41  
Bounding box  13×11  
Period  5  
Mod  5  
Heat  3.6  
Volatility  0.20  
Strict volatility  0.20  
Discovered by  David Buckingham  
Year of discovery  1973  
 
 

aVerage was found by David Buckingham in 1973.^{[1]} Its name comes from the fact that the average number of live rotor cells is five (V), which is also the period. It is a billiard table configuration whose smallest stabilization uses a tub as an induction coil.
References
 ↑ Dean Hickerson's oscillator stamp collection. Retrieved on March 14, 2020.
External links
 AVerage at the Life Lexicon
Categories:
 Patterns
 Oscillators with 41 cells
 Patterns with 41 cells
 Patterns found by David Buckingham
 Patterns found in 1973
 Oscillators
 Periodic objects with minimum population 41
 Billiard tables
 Oscillators with period 5
 Oscillators with mod 5
 Oscillators with heat 3
 Oscillators with volatility 0.20
 Oscillators with strict volatility 0.20
 Patterns with bilateral orthogonal symmetry