Category: Rare Earth Metals

Lomiko and Canada Strategic Complete Drilling Program and Report Best Intercept of 110.80 Metres of 14.56% Flake Graphite 2017-03-07 09:35 ET - News Release Also News Release (C-CJC) Canada Strategic Metals Inc

Vancouver, British Columbia and Montreal, Quebec--(Newsfile Corp. - March 7, 2017) - Lomiko Metals Inc. (TSXV: LMR) (OTCQB: LMRMF) (FSE: DH8C) ("Lomiko") and Canada Strategic Metals Inc. (TSXV: CJC) (FSE: YXEN) (OTC Pink: CJCFF) ("Strategic Metals") are very pleased to announce additional high grade graphite results from the Refractory zone at the La Loutre project.

The area of mineralization appears to be 200 metres wide, have a current strike length of over 400 metres in a north-west to south east direction and is open in both directions.

The table below shows the results from infill drilling, from Hole LL-16-01 to LL-16-010. A map of drill holes can be found on the Company's website under the heading "Quicklinks": February 2017 Drill Map, which includes 2015 and 2016 results and highlights. In December 2016, the companies completed a1550 M drill program of 10 holes in the Refractory Zone.

"The current drilling program has resulted in a major discovery of near surface, flake graphite. This provides us the opportunity to define our proposal for a low footprint, open pit operation," stated A. Paul Gill, CEO of Lomiko Metals Inc.

The La Loutre property consists of contiguous claim blocks totalling approximately 2,867.29 hectares (28,67 km2) situated approximately 53 km east of Imerys Carbon and Graphite, formerly known as the Timcal Graphite Mine, North America's only operating graphite mine, and 117 km northwest of Montreal.

Table of Mineralized intersections*


Drill Hole # Easting
(UTM)
Northing
(UTM)
Azimuth
(°)
Dip
(°)
From
(m)
Mineralisation Gp %
To
(m)
Length along
the core
LL-16-001 499463 5098099 60 -50 3.90 139.50 135.60 7.74
INCLUDES: 3.90 48.00 44.10 16.81
INCLUDES: 135.00 138.00 3.00 14.85
LL-16-002 499386 5098159 60 -50 3.90 26.20 22.30 17.08
INCLUDES: 113.9 129.00 15.10 14.80
LL-16-003 499507 5098018 60 -50 30.20 141.00 110.80 14.56
LL-16-004 499352 5098160 60 -50 NSV
LL-16-005 499350 5098276 60 -50 55.80 57.40 1.60 13.35

LL-16-006
499294 5098252 60 -50 54.00 141.00 85.00 7.67***
INCLUDES: 109.50 141.00 31.50 13.09
LL-16-007 499291 5098285 60 -50 52.50 115.80 63.30 8.51
INCLUDES: 69.00 85.50 16.50 15.75
LL-16-008 499201 5098300 60 -50 109.50 121.50 12.00 3.91
LL-16-009 499188 5098354 60 -50 NSV
LL-16-010 499326 5098281 60 -50 31.20 45.00 13.80 4.14
        72.00 147.00 75.00 4.60

                        
 
 * Length along the core. The company does not have enough information to estimates the true width of the mineralized zone intersected in the drill holes.

The 2016 drilling program is managed by Consul-Teck Exploration of Val-d'Or, Quebec, who designed the drilling campaign, supervised the program and logged and sampled the core.

Consul-Teck Exploration implemented QA/QC procedures to ensure best practices in sampling and analysis of the core samples. The drill core was logged and then split, with one half sent for assay and the other retained in the core box as a witness sample. Duplicates and blanks were inserted regularly into the sample stream.

The samples in secure tagged bags were delivered directly to the analytical facility for analysis. In this case, the analytical facility was the ALS minerals in Val-d'Or, Quebec. The samples are weighed and identified prior to sample preparation. The samples are crushed to 70% minus 2 mm, then separated and pulverized to 85% passing 75µm. All samples are analyzed for Carbon Graphite using C-IR18.

Jean-Sebastien Lavallée (OGQ #773), Geologist, is a shareholder of both companies, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canada Strategic and a Qualified Person under NI 43-101, has reviewed and approved the technical content of this release.

For more information on Lomiko Metals, review the website at www.lomiko.com, contact A. Paul Gill at 604-729-5312 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

On Behalf of the Board

"A. Paul Gill"

Chief Executive Officer
We seek safe harbor.

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