Get testnet tokens

To use the testnet, you will need Kovan ETH to pay network gas fees and test tokens (USDC, BUSD, Dai, sUSD, WETH) as inputs to the Gyroscope system. You can get all of these at once from our faucets.

Kovan ETH faucets

Should you need more Kovan ETH, try using these community faucets

Gyro Kovan ETH faucet (most reliable)

  1. Post a tweet like this, replacing "0x..." with your ETH address.

MyCrypto Kovan ETH faucet

  1. Make sure you are connected to Kovan test network in Metamask

  2. Go to and connect with Metamask

  3. Go to, select address, request assets, and fill out the captcha.

Parity Kovan ETH faucet

  1. Go to and log in with Github

  2. Enter your ETH address

Gitter Kovan ETH faucet (this currently appears to be down and users re-routed to a Telegram faucet)

  1. Go to and log in with github, twitter, or gitlab

  2. Enter your address to request test ETH