Resource List

This section houses example code for those looking to build on lnd. Please let us know if something is missing!


  • ​Boltwall - paywall and authentication using LSATs built with Node.js and Typescript

  • ​Lightning Faucet - opens a payment channel with the target user

  • ​Ride the Lightning - node management via Node.js

  • ​Shockwallet - decentralized social network enabled by GUN db and lnd

  • ​Sphinx Relay - e2e encrypted group chat enabled by a Node.js wrapper around lnd

  • ​TLV shop - webshop with no browser, shopping cart, checkout page, nor credit card required

  • ​Thunderhub - node management via a NextJS server handling a backend Graphql server and frontend React App

  • ​LNBig Server - lnbig autopilot and rebalancing engine

Developer Libraries & Tools

  • ​Balance of Satoshis - command line tool for working with lnd balances

  • ​Chantools - helper functions that can be used to rescue funds locked in lnd

  • ​ln-service - Node.js REST interface to lnd

  • ​LNbits - simple Python server that provides an account system, extension framework, and more on top of lnd

  • ​lndhub - wrapper for lnd that provides separate accounts for users sharing a node

  • ​lsat-js - a javascript library for working with LSATs

  • ​Polar - one-click Bitcoin Lightning networks for local app development and testing

  • ​WebLN - a library for secure communication between Lightning apps and user nodes

  • ​Dazaar - A library to sell data over a P2P network.

  • ​rebalance-lnd Python script for circular rebalancing in LND


  • ​1ML - network organized by largest capacity, highest availability, etc.

  • ​ACINQ - visualization of geographic distribution, with nodes searchable by alias

  • ​lngraph - personal private Lightning Network explorer using Neo4j Browser

  • ​VR Explorer - the Lightning Network... in VR!


  • ​Blixt Wallet - Bitcoin Lightning Wallet with focus on usability and user experience

  • ​BlueWallet - mobile and desktop client, custodial, available on Android and iOS

  • ​Breez - mobile client and hub, available on Android and iOS

  • ​Joule - browser extension, available on Brave, Chrome, and Firefox

  • ​Muun - mobile client, non-custodial 2-of-2 multisig wallet, available on Android and iOS​

  • ​Wallet of Satoshi - mobile client, custodial, available on Android and iOS

  • ​Zap - mobile client focused on UX and ease of use, available on iOS

  • ​Zeus - mobile client for node operators, available on Android and iOS

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