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How to Bridge POLK from Ethereum to Moonbeam

Bridge your POLK tokens from the Ethereum Network to Moonbeam via Meter
To use POLK with Polkamarkets on Moonbeam, you can bridge your POLK from Ethereum or Moonriver over to Moonbeam using Meter.
Note: To bridge POLK from Moonriver to Moonbeam, follow the steps described below, but connect your wallet to the Moonriver network instead of Ethereum, and choose MOVR instead of ETH.

๐Ÿ”น How to bridge your POLK from Ethereum Mainnet to Moonbeam?

Step 1: Head to https://passport.meter.io/ and connect your wallet
Step 2: Choose Moonbeam as โ€œToโ€ Network
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Step 3: Choose Ethereum in the โ€œFromโ€ section on top, and POLK as the token, and input the amount you desire to bridge.
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Step 4: Click Start Transfer.
Allow meter.io to use your $POLK. Youโ€™ll get the following metamask popup โ€” Youโ€™ll only need to perform this step once.
Step 5: Confirm the transaction. Youโ€™ll get the following screen while the transaction awaits to confirm.
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Step 6: After transaction confirmation, the tokens will make their way onto Moonbeam through Meterโ€™s bridge.
The process requires 25 block confirmations for the bridge deposit transaction on the Ethereum side, which may take 6 to 10 minutes. You can read all about it on Meterโ€™s documentation.
Step 7: Configure Moonbeam network on your metamask.
If you havenโ€™t configured the Moonbeam network in your Metamask, please do so by using Moonbeamsโ€™ documentation:
Head to https://docs.moonbeam.network/tokens/connect/metamask/ and click โ€œConnect to Moonbeamโ€. Youโ€™ll be prompted with the following Metamask popups:
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Step 8: Add POLK as a custom token in your metamask. The tokenโ€™s address in Moonbeam is the following: 0x8b29344f368b5FA35595325903fE0eAab70C8E1F
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Copy and paste the Moonbeam POLK token smart contract address into the Token Contract Address field, as shown above. Click Next.
Youโ€™re all set and your POLK is ready to use in Moonbeam ๐ŸŽ‰
Youโ€™ll be able to bridge your POLK back to Ethereum Mainnet using the same exact process. Just switch the โ€œFromโ€ and โ€œToโ€ networks on Meter and repeat the steps above. The same applies with Moonriver, you can bridge your POLK tokens between Moonriver and Moonbeam, at a lower cost than the Ethereum bridge.