Osisko Windfall Initial Bulk Sample Returns 9.7 g/t Au Head Grade
TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2018 -- Osisko Mining Inc. (OSK:TSX. "Osisko" or the "Corporation") is pleased to provide preliminary results from Zone 27 bulk sampling. The Zone 27 bulk sample is the first of three planned 5,000 tonne samples in the ongoing evaluation work at the Windfall project.
Results below represent 2,078 tonnes mined from Zone 27 wireframe 115. The balance of 2,922 tonnes will be processed in the new year, with reconciled results from the full 5,000 tonne sample expected to be available by March 2019.
The average head grade obtained from the 2,078 tonnes is 9.7 g/t Au and 5.5 g/t Ag. These initial results successfully confirm prior drill hole information and the visible mineralization along the mined portion of Zone 27. The average head grade from the sample is 39% higher than indicated in the resource block model for this area of Zone 27 (7.0 g/t Au). Results are presented in the table below:
- Published: 19 December 2018
- Written by Editor