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Basic Mine Sampling

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Basic Mine Sampling

      Appointment as Trainee Sampler

      Appointment as Sampling Chipper/Cutter

      Appointment as Sampling attendant

      Appointment as Trainee Surveyor

      Appointment as Survey attendant

      Appointment as Trainee Grade Control Officer     

      Appointment as Grade Belt controller

      The main objective of sampling

      Describe the meaning of the following terms:

Reef, ore, waste, conglomerate, reef width, internal waste (parting), exterior waste width, channel width, stope width, hanging-wall, foot-wall, bedding place, strike, dip, faults, (dip and strike faults, dykes, value (grams per ton, centimetre-gram/ton), square metres, ton stope, development end

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