20090904, 14:25  #12 
Jun 2003
1236_{16} Posts 

20090908, 07:20  #13 
"Sander"
Oct 2002
52.345322,5.52471
29×41 Posts 
927960 Merges

20090908, 20:37  #14 
Mar 2004
3·127 Posts 
I seem to be very lucky:
My second reserved sequence finally also terminated. 534200 merges into 494194 after 2241 steps and reaches 7 after 2315 steps. 
20090909, 03:36  #15 
Jun 2003
2×3^{2}×7×37 Posts 

20090909, 09:11  #16 
"Sander"
Oct 2002
52.345322,5.52471
10010100101_{2} Posts 
957432 Terminates

20090910, 12:15  #17 
"Sander"
Oct 2002
52.345322,5.52471
29·41 Posts 
And so does 978012

20090910, 14:12  #18 
May 2009
Dedham Massachusetts USA
3·281 Posts 
535536 hit 93 digits and then dropped to eventually terminate in a prime.

20090911, 08:33  #19 
Mar 2006
Germany
2·3·11·43 Posts 

20090911, 11:40  #20 
May 2009
Dedham Massachusetts USA
1101001011_{2} Posts 
Does that count as a merge, if 3556 eventually makes it to a prime?

20090911, 12:12  #21  
Jun 2003
2×3^{2}×7×37 Posts 
Quote:
EDIT: Or not. rieselprime.de lists it as a merge rather than a termination. Hmmm... Last fiddled with by axn on 20090911 at 12:16 

20090911, 14:38  #22  
Nov 2008
2·3^{3}·43 Posts 
Quote:
But this would cause problems if someone found a merge, countinued working on the merged sequence, and terminated it... ...but luckily we haven't had that happen yet. 

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