How to add Kucoin Community Chain to MetaMask

How to add Kucoin Community Chain to MetaMask

What is Kucoin Community Chain

The Kucoin Community Chain (KCC) is a decentralized public chain that utilizes the KCS token as gas. The KCC EVM compatible blockchain provides the community with a faster and more convenient low-cost experience. So this can provide developers with a strong blockchain environment to run decentralized applications (DApps) and store digital tokens on. The Kucoin Community Chain is a fast and permissionless blockchain network built by KCS and KuCoin’s fan communities. With a fast block time of only 3 seconds.

About Kucoin

Kucoin is one of the biggest global crypto exchanges in the world. With a large user base and daily transaction volume in the hundreds of millions. Kucoin launched its operations in 2017. And because of its quick success swiftly became one of the biggest exchanges in the world. Like many exchanges, Kucoin has its own token KCS. This token functions for discounts on trading fees, lets users earn a share of Kucoin’s earnings, and now also functions as the gas for their new Kucoin Community Chain.

Getting Kucoin Community Chain on MetaMask

So to add the Kucoin Community Chain to MetaMask you have to open the MetaMask wallet (In case you don’t have MetaMask yet, please get it on this page). Once you have MetaMask installed, open it up on the full screen. So you will have the same screen as in our example here.

Kucoin Community Chain 1

Now go to the top right of the screen where it says “Ethereum Mainnet” and click on the little arrow pointing down next to it. This opens the network’s tap where you can select all different types of EVM blockchains (Ethereum virtual machine) networks. Now here you can click on the Custom RPC to add a new custom EVM blockchain network of your choice. In this case, the Kucoin Community Chain.

Kucoin Community Chain 2

Now Metamask will ask you for the data needed to connect the wallet to the Kucoin Community Chain. Please fill in the list below.

Network Name: KCC-MAINNET
New RPC URL: https://rpc-mainnet.kcc.network
ChainID: 321
Symbol:  KCS
Block Explorer URL: https://explorer.kcc.io/en
Kucoin Community Chain Metamask 3

When you have done this, you can just click save. And now you have added the Kucoin Community Chain (KCC) to your MetaMask wallet. If you would like to switch between the EVM blockchains. Simply click on the Network button in the top right of the screen to select another blockchain. Because adding different types of EVM blockchains works the same, you can add any EVM blockchain in the same way. But instead of the list given in this blog, you replace that with another network’s ChainID, symbol, etc. We hope this blog post helped you to integrate a new EVM into your MetaMask crypto wallet. So that you can now use Kucoin Community Chain as much as you want.

 

Find your wallet here

In case you want to see all the other wallets supporting Kucoin Community Chain. You can simply take a look here to filter between all wallets that do!

So we hope this article taught you more about how you can add the Kucoin Community Chain to your MetaMask wallet. But in case you have Questions regarding Crypto or KCC? Feel free to ask them on our online Facebook or Telegram groups. Because we are happy to help whenever we can! So are you ready to start using your own Blockchain wallet? Take a look at our unique wallet finder functions here! So you can find the perfect wallet for your blockchain.