Foundation now supports Base! With Foundation now on an L2, you will need Base to make transactions on the Base network. Base ETH is required to purchase Base NFTs, but you can use Base Bridge to exchange ETH for Base or withdraw from Base to ETH.

 

How to add Base Network to Metamask

  1. Open your Metamask Wallet extension.
  2. Click on the upper-left-hand corner.
  3. In the pop-up, click Add network.
  4. In the new tab, scroll until you see Base Mainnet.
  5. Click Add and approve in the pop-up.

If you do not see these options, you can manually add Base Mainnet to your wallet network by following the directions here.

 

How to connect to Base

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  1. Select Connect to Base on any Base Drop.
  2. In your wallet, approve the network change to Base.
  3. Confirm that your wallet and your Foundation profile are on the Base network.
  4. Now you are ready to bridge ETH or purchase from the Drop!

 

How to bridge Eth

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  1. Go to your profile photo and click on the dropdown.
  2. Click Bridge ETH to Base.
  3. That will open Base Bridge in a new tab.
  4. Connect your wallet.
  5. Enter the amount of ETH you want to bridge to Base.
  6. Select Deposit Eth.
  7. Confirm the transaction in your wallet.
  8. Done!

Withdraw from Base to ETH

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  1. Go to your profile photo and click the dropdown.
  2. Select Bridge ETH to Base.
  3. That will open Base Bridge in a new tab.
  4. Switch over to the Withdraw tab.
  5. Connect your wallet.
  6. Enter the amount of ETH you want to withdraw from Base.
  7. Click Withdraw.
  8. Confirm the transaction in your wallet.
  9. Done!

You can also buy Base ETH directly on Coinbase. Learn how to buy Base ETH.

Transactions may take a few minutes to confirm, and funds should be deposited within an hour. Please note that withdrawals from Base back to Eth may take up to 7 days.


Feel free to reach out to Foundation Support if you have any questions!

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