RSK adds value and functionality to the
Bitcoin ecosystem by enabling smart contracts, near instant payments, and higher-scalability.
RSK is secured by Bitcoin hashing power through the process of merged mining. This means both networks are secured by the same computing power of Bitcoin miners.Learn more
Powpeg is a proof-of-work secured two-way peg used to interact between RSK and Bitcoin. Peg-in your BTC to unlock RBTC, and peg-out your RBTC to convert back to BTC.
To peg-in, simply send BTC to the correct specified address where they are locked on the Bitcoin network. In the same address on the RSK network, RBTC is released to be used on RSK.
To peg-out, send your RBTC to the specified address on RSK to get your BTC back on the Bitcoin network.Learn more
Powpeg is the first Bitcoin peg to provide security assurances based on Bitcoin's proof-of-work, making it the most secure and permissionless peg available today.Learn more
RBTC is the token used to pay for the execution of transactions on RSK.
You can convert BTC to RBTC by sending BTC through the 2 way peg (both in Testnet and Mainnet)
or by using the faucet in Testnet or exchanges in Mainnet.