SherpaX Crowdloan Tutorial

3 min readAug 20, 2021

With the announcement of the second round of Kusama slot auctions, the PolkaX Team immediately opened the crowdloan for SherpaX. To smoothen the process, we have written this tutorial on how to sign up for the referral bonus, and contribute your KSM to the SherpaX crowdloan.

If you would like to know more about the rewards we have lined up for you when you contribute to the SherpaX Crowdloan, check the article below 👇

Note: You will still receive your referral bonus if you first contributed your KSM and then signed up!

Referral bonus

Step 1: Registration — Navigate to and fill in your KSM address. You can either use the Polkadot{.js} extension or manually fill in your KSM address.
Optional: If you add a referrer’s unique code, both of you get 5% extra KSX!

Step 2: Your referral code — After you’ve signed up, you will receive your own unique referral code and link. You can share these with your friends to give them a 5% KSX Bonus too!

Contribute KSM to the SherpaX Crowdloan

Step 1: Navigate to, lock your KSM in the SherpaX Crowdloan by clicking ‘Contribute’ on the far right. Make sure you click ‘Contribute’ on the right Parachain ID 2013.

Step 2: Select the correct account, fill in the amount you’d like to lock for 48 weeks and support the SherpaX Crowdloan with, then click ‘Contribute’.

Step 3: Click ‘Sign and Submit’, enter your password and submit. When successful, there will be a green notification in the top right of your screen.
If this is not the case or a red notification is displayed instead, let us know in our Telegram

That’s it. Thank you for locking your KSM for 48 weeks to support SherpaX in winning a Kusama Parachain slot!

About SherpaX

SherpaX is the canary network of ChainX and will serve as a testbed for new developments in Bitcoin Layer 2 technology.

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About ChainX

ChainX will become the largest Bitcoin Layer 2 Network in the world. The first Substrate blockchain to go live will provide Polkadot with the most valuable digital assets on the market. Committed to realizing trustless and decentralized bridges for Bitcoin and other assets, it forms an inter blockchain asset gateway, pathing the way for a truly interoperable network of blockchains.

Website | Github | Wallet | Twitter | Medium | Telegram | White paper




ChainX is a BTC Layer 2 solution compatible with EVM that utilizes Bitcoin as a gas fee, serving as the predecessor network of BEVM.