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core sample

sample of wool collected by passing a sharp hollow instrument through the bale; the sample is examined for color, contaminants and fiber diameter and the bale is sold on the basis of the sample and the weight of the bale.
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The diamond core sampling at Fort a la Corne will be accomplished in-house using the Company drilling equipment.
The diamond core sampling will be used to establish geological and structural context of the priority targets already chosen with the objective of preliminary assessment for commercial operations.
including the El Capitan mining property and the core sampling results, please see the Company's recently filed Annual Report on Form 10-KSB or go to www.
The Company encountered oil and gas while preparing to initiate its core sampling from the 1654 meter level.
The Company previously announced that it intended on beginning core sampling by 1Q03, but with the new drilling rig in the field scheduling can be accelerated.
Gold's amazing accomplishment on Tuesday, trading as high as $329 intraday in New York, has validated plans by Indocan to restart core sampling at the Company's stellar site in Isaac's Harbour, Nova Scotia.
An additional 40 feet of net pay is possible, in a separate zone, pending core sampling which is expected within the next 48 hours.
This Fall, Rhonda plans to complete drill hole logging, core sampling, assaying, and research.
The McPhee Report recommended that $755,000 be expended on an exploration program consisting of surface trench sampling and/or drill testing of all geophysical anomalies and that core sampling be completed over the entire length of the holes to establish a correlation between gold values, sulphides and rock type in order to determine whether the gold is associated with the sulphides causing the anomalies.
The work, which consisted of detailed geologic mapping, re-logging core, and surface and drill core sampling, was conducted by Santa Fe Canadian Mining Limited on behalf of the Springpole Joint Venture, a 50/50 partnership between Santa Fe Canadian Mining Limited and Gold Canyon Resources Inc.