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How to Use Leather on Luminex

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Luminex is an Ordinals launchpad that gives users the ability to mint inscriptions and Runes. It also gives Leather Bitcoin wallet users snapshots of the Runes market for them to determine which Runes tokens they might want to mint, and access to Runes trading on Magic Eden.

How to Connect to Luminex with Leather


To connect to Luminex using your Leather wallet:

  1. Go to luminex.io and click “Login” on the top right

  2. Select “Leather” from the wallet options that appear and click “Connect Leather” in the Leather pop-up window to continue



How to Mint Ordinals in Luminex with Leather


To mint Ordinals in Luminex using your Leather wallet:


  1. Click “Mint Ordinals,” which will take you to the Luminex Minter

  2. Enter your inscription information or attach files you’d like to inscribe in the “Inscription Info” section

  3. Double check that the Taproot address associated with your wallet has been entered in the “Receiver Address” field under the “Confirm Mint” section

  4. Select your fee option and click “Mint”

  5. Confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears

  6. You inscription should appear in the “Collectibles” section of your Leather wallet once the transaction has been confirmed



How to Inscribe Ordinals On Rare Sats in Luminex with Leather


If you want to inscribe your Ordinal on rare sats in Luminex:

  1. Once you’ve completed the “Inscription Info” section for your mint, proceed to the “Rare Sats” section

  2. Select the rare sat you’d like to inscribe on

  3. If you need to buy a rare sat, click on the “Buy” tab to view rare sats that are available and click the “Purchase” button once you have selected rare sats to buy; click “Confirm” to finish the transaction in Leather

  4. Double check that the Taproot address associated with your wallet has been entered in the “Receiver Address” field under the “Confirm Mint” section

  5. Select your fee option and click “Mint”

  6. Confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears



How to Mint Parent-Child Inscriptions in Luminex with Leather


If you want to mint parent-child inscriptions in Luminex:


  1. Once you’ve completed the “Inscription Info” section for your mint, proceed to the “Parent/Child” section and click on the dropdown

  2. Enter the inscription ID of the parent inscription

  3. Double check that the Taproot address associated with your wallet has been entered in the “Receiver Address” field under the “Confirm Mint” section

  4. Select your fee option and click “Mint”

  5. Confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears



How to Reinscribe Ordinals in Luminex with Leather


If you want to reinscribe Ordinals in Luminex: 

  1. Once you’ve completed the “Inscription Info” section for your mint, proceed to the “Reinscription” section and click on the dropdown

  2. Enter the inscription ID or the UTXO location to inscribe on

  3. Double check that the Taproot address associated with your wallet has been entered in the “Receiver Address” field under the “Confirm Mint” section

  4. Select your fee option and click “Mint”

  5. Confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears



How to Mint Bitcoin Runes in Luminex with Leather


To mint existing Runes tokens in Luminex: 


  1. Click “Mint Runes,” which will take you to the Luminex Runes dashboard

  2. Select the Runes token you’d like to mint by clicking “Mint”

  3. Enter how many tokens you’d like for a “Repeat Mint” 

  4. Select the “Minting Mode” option that you’d like to use

  5. Select the fee option for your transaction

  6. Click “Mint”

  7. Confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears



How to Etch Runes in Luminex with Leather


Users who want to create their own Runes tokens will need to etch a Rune. To etch a Rune in Luminex:

  1. Select the “Etch” tab in the Luminex Runes dashboard

  2. Enter the Rune ticker info

  3. Determine how many decimals you’d like your Runes token to display along with its symbol

  4. Determine the “Max Supply” of the Runes token

  5. Enter a number to determine the “Limit per Mint” for the token

  6. Choose your fee option and click “Submit Etch”

  7. Confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears



How to Transfer Runes in Luminex with Leather


To transfer Runes in Luminex with Leather: 

  1. Select the “Transfer” tab in the Luminex Runes dashboard

  2. Select the Runes you want to transfer

  3. Enter a value in “Amount to Transfer” 

  4. Enter the recipient’s address in “Receiver Address”

  5. You can choose to “Split Runes” and enter the number of UTXOs you’d like for this particular transfer

  6. Select your fee option

  7. Click “Transfer” and confirm the transaction in the Leather pop-up window that appears


This article was updated on 3/5/24

This article was updated on 3/5/24