Highlights Caustic fusion results from 1.65t of HQ split core received. Microdiamond population continues to be dominantly white and clear Variations in diamond counts reflect variations in grade from various rock types and areas in the complex Photos of the larger diamonds are provided on the company’s website December 5th, 2022 – Vancouver, British Columbia…
Arctic Star Exploration Corp. (TSX-V: ADD, OTC: ASDZF, FRA: 82A1.F) is a junior natural resource company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties.
The Diagras Property consists of 58 contiguous claims staked by Arctic Star, with an area of 48,346 hectares. The property is in joint venture with Margaret Lake Diamonds whereby Arctic Star owns 81.5% interest and Margaret Lake 18.5% interest. The property is located in the north-eastern part of the prolific Lac de Gras kimberlite field, 22km NNE of the Diavik diamond mine and 36km east of the Ekati diamond mine in NWT Canada.
The company discovered the Sequoia Kimberlite Complex, in Spring 2021. From a small sample, two commercial diamonds were recovered and diamond chemistry, suggesting potential for large diamonds >52 cts.
The Company owns 100% of its Timantti Diamond Project including a 243 Ha Exploration Permit and a 193,700 Ha Exploration Reservation near the township of Kuusamo, in Finland. The project is located on the same geological belt of rock approximately 450 km SE of the operating Grib Diamond Mine in Russia.