Bitcoin Stash (BSH) | Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork | Merged Mining

  • Name: Bitcoin Stash
  • Symbol: BSH
  • Link to coinmarketcap: N/A
  • Link to whitepaper: Bitcoin Stash uses the original Bitcoin’s whitepaper

Bitcoin Stash Planning Hard Fork From Bitcoin Cash

The Bitcoin Stash team is comprised of a group of former Bitcoin Cash developers and community members that have become dismayed at the current outlook of BCH. We are sure that you are aware, but a multitude of factors show that there is disaster on the horizon for Bitcoin Cash. Bitcoin ABC is proposing a contentious hard fork for no reason, Craig “Faketoshi” Wright is moving ahead to fork his own coin (Bitcoin SV) out of self interest, and Bitmain has revealed an extremely large BCH holding which they intend to rid themselves of in their now controversial IPO.

As we see it, a price and hashrate collapse of the chain is inevitable. We have decided that we must take action now, to rid ourselves forever from the bad actors that plague this chain. We are planning to hard fork from Bitcoin Cash on November 15th. With the hard fork, we will not be increasing the maximum block size or following the tokenization/ICO platform roadmap of Bitcoin ABC. However, Bitcoin Stash will be implementing replay protection and continue using the SHA-256 mining algorithm. Additionally, Bitcoin Stash will incorporate merged mining with Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash.

With merged mining, Bitcoin Stash will solve the security issues that currently hamper Bitcoin Cash. As a minority chain, Bitcoin Cash is struggling to obtain substantial hash rate, and this has only been made worse following its recent decline in price. As of 9/25/18, the hash rate of Bitcoin Cash only totals about 6% of that of Bitcoin. The Bitcoin Cash hash rate has been continuously declining ever since a peak of roughly 15% of Bitcoin’s back in May of 2018, and we do not see this situation improving. Merged mining will lead to Bitcoin Stash obtaining a much needed higher hash rate since the chain will consist of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Bitcoin Stash miners.

As a result, there will be three benefits that will be immediately realized. First, Bitcoin Stash will be less susceptible to a 51% attack which has recently plagued other chains such as Bitcoin Gold and Verge. Second, a single entity such as Jihan Wu’s Bitmain or Craig Wright’s CoinGeek will have a difficult time forcing any consensus breaking changes as they now must muster a much higher hash rate to do so. And thirdly, merged mining will also increase security on Bitcoin since miners will see greater profitability and will no longer have to choose between mining one chain and missing out on the other. Because of this, Bitcoin Stash will not only be a more secure and decentralized version of Bitcoin Cash, but it will also benefit the current miners of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash.

After the fork, Bitcoin Cash holders will be able to obtain an equivalent amount of our coins if they hold the private keys to their wallet. If they do not, we will release a list of exchanges supporting Bitcoin Stash as the hard fork approaches. We will also have more exciting announcements to make regarding the technical features of Bitcoin Stash, so please follow our Twitter (@BitcoinStash), Instagram (@BitcoinStash), Medium (@BitcoinStash), and continue checking our website

Source: Inside Bitcoins


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Thanks for your interest in Stash!

We will leave that up to your imagination. Yes, Stash will be released on November 15th.
More info will be released on our website soon so please stay tuned for updates! :sunglasses:

and feel free to join our official forum!


Bitcoin Stash will be released in the next 24 hours! Please check our website soon. :sunglasses:


Officially Hard Forked!

As of approximately 7:30 PM GMT on November 15th, 2018, we are pleased to announce that Bitcoin Stash has officially hard forked from Bitcoin Cash! With each passing day, as the true value of cryptocurrencies become better understood, the threat of 51% attacks on the Bitcoin Cash network becomes more imminent. Corporate and private interests, combined with greed and incompetence has corrupted the security of the chain. Bitcoin Stash will provide the solution through merged mining with both Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. Additionally, Bitcoin Stash will offer replay protection to protect our chain against replay attacks.

Bitcoin Cash has imploded into a hash war between Craig Faketoshi Wright’s Bitcoin SV and Bitmain’s Bitcoin ABC. Faketoshi plans on executing a 51% hash rate attack on the ABC chain, mining empty blocks and wreaking havoc. We are not certain when or how long this attack may occur, but we do believe it is imminent. Bitcoin Stash stands against the block size increases implemented by SV and the fraudulent activities of Wright. Additionally, we believe that the leadership of Bitmain, Roger Ver, and Bitcoin ABC can no longer be relied upon, as they were the ones who welcomed Faketoshi with open arms. While Bitcoin SV was plotting their takeover, the leaders of Bitcoin ABC were busy going to boat parties with Faketoshi and developing useless ideas like tokenization platforms and instant transactions.

At this point, it seems like almost no one knows what will be the result of the Bitcoin SV and Bitcoin ABC drama. No matter what happens with either of those, Bitcoin Stash will have a purpose since our merged mining will provide more incentive for miners and increase security and decentralization with a higher hash rate. Moreover, Bitcoin Stash should not encounter double-spending issues, as we will not be supporting 0-confirmation transactions. As a result, Bitcoin Stash is here to stay and will continue to be useful in the future with or without Bitcoin Cash.

Bitcoin Cash holders prior to our fork will be able to obtain an equivalent amount of Bitcoin Stash if they hold the private keys to their BCH wallet. Future exchange support will also be a continual focus for our team moving forward. Please visit our website to find further instructions on claiming or mining Bitcoin Stash. Our source code is available at, with binaries to follow. Also, please join our Telegram, follow our Twitter (@BitcoinStash), and continue checking our website for updates! Feel free to reach out to any of our official accounts with any questions. Happy Fork Day!

Stash team


I didn’t bother with the BCH drama, but I do like the BitcoinStash idea. No free coins for me but i’ll just trade for some to hold and/or trade when the price seems fair! I’m actually looking forward to it. Good luck, see ya.


I didn’t bother with the BCH drama, but I do like the BitcoinStash idea. No free coins for me but i’ll just trade for some to hold and/or trade when the price seems fair! I’m actually looking forward to it. Good luck, see ya.

Thanks for your support! We’ll make a new announcement about our upcoming Stash wallet software during the next week. Please check this thread or our website later next week! :blush:



Don’t count BStash out in the hashwar, we are at half of Bitcoin Cash ABC hash rate and growing. Stay tuned for exchange support and more important development announcements!


:zap: Bitcoin Stash wallet binary files are now available! :zap:

Download links (Windows & Linux):

Uncompress the downloaded zip file (.tar.gz file for Linux) and double-click on bitcoin-qt file under the bin folder to run the Bitcoin Stash GUI Wallet.

Mac version files are coming in the next few weeks!


Bitcoin Stash explorer is here! :rocket::rocket:


Nice good to see things moving along quickly!


Check out Bitcoin Stash price and charts on Coinpaprika!


Now you can trade Bitcoin Stash against BTC on FinexBox!


Love the project guys & nipped over to finexbox to pick myself up a token for hodling. I’m not interested in trading it, I don’t have the facilities to join in the mining… yet, but wanted to be involved however small… what sort of options do I have wallet wise ? windows and linux won’t work for me.

Cheers & keep it up !


word of warning… it turns out min withdrawal is 10 BSH … I should have checked that first …


Thanks for your interests in our project! We’ll list Stash on many other exchanges throughout this year and you guys will have more opportunities to trade BSH.

We have Windows and Linux wallets for now. We plan to publish a Mac version wallet in few months. :sunglasses: