Aidrop in EVM

There are two options to get testnet Velas coins - using telegram bot and CLI.

Telegram faucet bot

1) Start a chat with Faucet Bot

2) Send your velas address

Bot can be used only once per 24 hours.

Using CLI

1) Airdrop native tokens using this instruction

velas airdrop 10 <RECIPIENT_ACCOUNT_ADDRESS> --url https://explorer.testnet.velas.com/rpc

2) Transfer your native coins to evm with evm-utils

evm-utils transfer-to-eth <amount> <ether-address>

Check your balance

Request example:

curl -s -X POST --data '{"jsonrpc":"2.0","method":"eth_getBalance","params":["0x9Edb9E0B88Dbf2a29aE121a657e1860aEceaA53D", "latest"],"id":1}' -H "Content-Type: application/json" http://127.0.0.1:8899
{"jsonrpc":"2.0","result":"0x12a05f200","id":1}