Vancouver, BC.: CMC Metals Ltd. - (“CMC” or “the Company”) (TSX-V: CMB) is pleased to announce assay results from recent soil sampling in an extension of the previous grid on the KW zone at the Company’s 100% owned Silver Hart Project in Yukon, Canada.
Key highlights from recent soil sampling in the KW Zone are as follows:
- From a total of 87 samples, 10 were anomalous in silver with five samples in excess of 1,000 ppb ranging from 1,047-1,650ppb, 8 anomalous samples of zinc with a highest value of 537.1 ppm, and 7 anomalous samples of lead with a highest value of 388.1 ppm
(Note: anomalous levels were considered to be assays from soils collected with greater or equal to 500ppb silver, 200 ppm zinc and 50 ppm lead.)
The encouraging aspect of the results is that the location of the anomalies continues to extend areas where previous soil anomalies of these metals were found and also in a new area on the southwestern corner of the zone. The zone remains open to both the southwest and northwest and will be further sampled.
Kevin Brewer, President and CEO of the Company noted, “Last year we identified mineralization and completed an initial soil sampling program in the KW zone. Our results at that time indicated that the zone could possibly extend to the northwest and southeast. This year we started to sample the extensions in this zone and others on the property. Our first results from KW provide us with further encouragement that the Silver Hart play may be much larger than previously thought. Our aim this season is to identify more potential on the property and prove that our exploration techniques can serve to identify more high-grade silver-lead-zinc veins and carbonate replacement alteration areas. Every result to date is making us more convinced that the Silver Hart and Blue Heaven properties may host deposits comparable to the famous Coeur D’Alene mining district in Idaho, USA.”
Assays were completed by Bureau Veritas Mineral Laboratories Canada Ltd. and quality control and sampling supervision at Silver Hart was provided by Longford Exploration Services Ltd. of Vancouver, B.C. who are a fully independent geological consulting company.
Kevin Brewer, a registered professional geoscientist, is the Company’s President and CEO, and Qualified Person (as defined by National Instrument 43-101) who has directly supervised the 2019 exploration program, sampling efforts, quality assurance and quality controls, and the preparation of an approval of the technical information pertaining to the Silver Hart Project, Yukon reported herein. The Company is committed to meeting the highest standards of integrity, transparency and consistency in reporting technical content, including geological reporting, geophysical investigations, environmental and baseline studies, engineering studies, metallurgical testing, assaying and all other technical data.
About CMC Metals.
CMC Metals Ltd. is a mineral exploration company focused on opportunities in Canada and the United States that offer potential for production. The Company is led by a seasoned team with experience developing assets to commercialization. The Company’s Silver Hart Property is a high grade silver-lead-zinc project located in the Yukon, 132 km west of Watson Lake, and covers 2,200 hectares and 116 contiguous and partial claims. The Company recently acquired the Blue Heaven claims adjacent to Silver Hart which comprises of similar mineralization and geology and covers 1,975 hectares and 118 contiguous and partial claims. Together these combined properties offer excellent exploration potential for high-grade silver-lead-zinc veins and carbonate replacement deposits.
CMC is a precious metals exploration and development company working in Yukon and is actively seeking other projects to acquire in its portfolio.
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