Vancouver, British Columbia - Bell Copper Corporation ("Bell" or the "Company") (NEX: BCU.H) is pleased to provide a further update on the Bell Copper Corporation's Kabba porphyry copper project in Arizona.
All 5 holes intercepted oxidized and leached capping in Laramide-age porphyritic intrusive rocks
Several of the holes showed low concentrations of the copper-bearing minerals chalcocite and chalcopyrite.
The initial 2017 drilling program at Kabba has been completed. The initial budget allocated to the project allowed for the completion of five drill holes testing significant IP electrical geophysical anomalies identified during the recent geophysics program this past winter. A total of 2679 meters of drilling was completed. The holes were spread across an area measuring 3 kilometers by 1.6 kilometers.
All five holes penetrated cover rocks ranging between 259 and 518 meters thick followed by oxi...
Vancouver, British Columbia - Bell Copper Corporation ("Bell" or the "Company") (NEX: BCU.H) is pleased to provide a progress update on the initial 2017 Drill Program at the Company's Kabba Copper Porphyry Project located near Kingman Arizona.
To date a total of more than 5000 ft of drilling has been completed of the initial 4-8 hole drill program. Core from the first three holes has been shipped to Salt Lake City where it will be cut and then sent to the lab for assaying.
The Company also reports that based on initial analysis from the 2017 drilling, applications for 3 more drill permits have been submitted to the Arizona State Land Department for approval.
About Bell Copper
Bell Copper is a mineral exploration company providing shareholder value through discovery. The Company's development and exploration initiatives are led by Dr. Timothy Marsh, authority on copper porphyry exploration. The Company's main focus is the Kabba porphyry c...