Aimed for spending bitcoin cheaply and privately.

Capital requirement

  • low

  • depends on spending plan and available funds

  • allows to use up unmixed funds without creating change

Channels and peers

  • one channel to a well connected, capitalized and high uptime node is a good start, see the Bos list, Lightning Terminal or Amboss.space to pick a peer

  • use private channels to avoid publishing the node and the funding transactions

  • offline private channels don't damage the reliability of the network


  • mostly local


  • not a factor (spend only when online)


  • close depleted channels

  • starting a new node often improves the onchain privacy


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