Used to gives bitcoins out for free to each visitor. IP addresses that receive bitcoins were recorded, so that bitcoins were given only once to each address. It was operated by Gavin Andresen, however it is not functioning as of Jan 30 2013.
For Testnet there exists a different faucet that is working which gives out coins for people who want to do tests on the Testnet. The testnet faucet also has a simple wallet available to hold testnet coins.
- Bitcoin Fountain New type of faucet pays out in seconds to all established Twitter accounts.
- Bitcoin Faucet web site
- TestNet Faucet web site
- Mojocoin Testnet3 Faucet web site
- luis.im Mojocoin Testnet3 Faucet web site
- FreeCoins site, 0.00005 Bitcoin payouts sent every day, faucet can be used once a week.