Using Metamask

Using Metamask With Polaris Ethereum

In this section, we will guide you through the process of downloading Metamask and connecting it to a local Polaris Ethereum node. Before proceeding, please ensure that you have a local node up and running. If you need help with this, you can refer to the Local Machine section for instructions.

To begin, you will need to download and install the Metamask browser extension. Once installed, you can then connect your Injected Metamask to your local Polaris Ethereum node by following the steps provided in this section.


Take note of your private key and keep it somewhere safe. click here (opens in a new tab) to learn about self custody.

Downloading And Installing Metamask

You can download and install the Metamask browser extension here (opens in a new tab).

Adding Polaris Ethereum Local Network

Click to MetaMask icon on the browser and select the network drop-down menu. Here we should connect to C-Chain. Click to "Custom RPC".

Now, we need to input the following values/

  • Network Name: Polaris Ethereum
  • New RPC URL: http://localhost:8545
  • Chain ID: 2061
  • Symbol(optional): BERA
  • Block Explorer URL (optional): ``

Click Save

The Polaris Ethereum local environment is now available on your Metamask browser wallet.

Importing Default Private Keys

Coming Soon.

Using the Faucet

Coming Soon.