Tuesday, 17 May 2011

Good News For Pure Nickel - Partner Drilling Extends Copper Zone At Tower Property

Pure Nickel
(TSX: NIC)(OTCBB: PNCKF)
Basic Shares: 67.8 million
Fully Diluted: 75.5
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Pure Nickel's Tower property in which Rockcliff Resources (TSX-V: RCR) can earn up to 70%, reported that 100 metre step out holes drilled south of the previous high grade copper intersections, extends the mineralization southward at the Tower Property located in central Manitoba.

The deposit remains open to the south and at depth and future drilling will target the deposit along strike to the south and to a vertical depth of 600 metres.

Significant assay results from TP11-18 to TP11-24 holes are tabulated below:


• 1.3% copper, 0.2g/t gold, 0.3% zinc, 5.2g/t silver across 2.7m including
- 1.8% copper, 0.3g/t gold, 0.4% zinc, 7.6g/t silver across 1.7m (Hole 18)

• 6.1% copper, 1.6g/t gold, 2.0% zinc, 35.9g/t silver across 4.9m including
- 10.1% copper, 1.2g/t gold, 2.6% zinc, 56.1g/t silver across 2.6m (Hole 21)

• 4.5% copper, 0.3g/t gold, 1.7% zinc, 21.4g/t silver across 3.7m including
- 10.0% copper, 0.6g/t gold, 2.8% zinc, 49.1g/t silver across 1.4m (Hole 22)

• 1.7% copper, 0.1g/t gold, 1.1% zinc, 8.9g/t silver across 2.4m including
- 3.3% copper, 0.1g/t gold, 1.1% zinc, 14.1g/t silver across 1.1m (Hole 23)

• 2.7% copper, 0.2g/t gold, 0.5% zinc, 11.1g/t silver across 2.5m including
- 3.6% copper, 0.2g/t gold, 0.7% zinc, 15.6g/t silver across 1.6m (Hole 24)

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