# BIP-0173

**Elixir implementation of Bitcoin's address format for native SegWit outputs.**

## About BIP-0173 and Bech32

[BIP-0173]( proposes a checksummed base32 format, "Bech32", and a standard for native segregated witness output addresses using it.

You can find more information in [the original proposal]( by [@sipa]( and [@gmaxwell](

## Installation

  1. Add `bip0173` to your list of dependencies in `mix.exs`:

    def deps do
      [{:bip0173, "~> 0.1.0"}]

## How to use

You can find the full API reference and examples in the [online documentation at Hexdocs](