The data displayed below were collected during a joint project between the following departments at Montana Tech of The University of Montana: Geophysical Engineering and the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology. The samples represent sandstones collected and analyzed for their potential use as proppant material.

General Information
Sample Name ELL-1-SV-14 Site Name ELL-SV-14
Latitude 46.643492 Longitude -112.452655
Geomethod NAV-GPS Datum NAD83
Elevation 5401 Township 10N
County POWELL Range 07W
100K Quad ELLISTON Section 2
24K Quad ESMERELDA HILL Quarter Section CC
Sample Taken YES
Sample Date 5/29/2014 Formation Name Flathead Formation (_f)
Sampler Name SUSAN VUKE Sampler Notes CLARKS CANYON ROAD ALONG TROUT CREEK; EXTENSIVE BUT POORLY EXPOSED; PIECES OF ROCK
Thickness 100 Extent 100
References

Site Photographs

Sample Characteristics
Meets API Minimum Standards Minerology
NO QUARTZ
Pre Wash Weight (g) Post Wash Weight (g)
497.4 312.1
Material Notes
USE CONE CRUSHER, CLUSTERS THROUGHOUT SAMPLE

Sieving Results

Reported Sample Weight (g): 118.4
Mesh Empty (g) After (g) Mass of Sample (g) Percent of Total Photo
16 334.4 348.9 14.5 12.25 %
20 305.9 326.6 20.7 17.48 %
30 296 320.6 24.6 20.78 %
40 285.6 305.7 20.1 16.98 %
50 263.9 278.3 14.4 12.16 %
60 260.2 266.6 6.4 5.41 %
70 283.9 288.3 4.4 3.72 %
140 253 264.4 11.4 9.63 %
pan 355.3 357.2 1.9 1.60 % No photo available
Totals 118.40 100.00 %
Error (Init/Final Mass) -0.00 %
Lab Results
Sphericity
Roundness
First Primary 16
Second Primary 30

Available Documents

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