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Macusani Yellowcake Releases Additional Assay Results from Kihitian Property

Macusani Yellowcake has pronounced further assay results from the drill campaign conducted at the two platforms, PT-CH2 and PT-CH17. These platforms are located at the Chilcuno Chico region of the Kihitian Property in Peru.

The exploration targeting the deep Manto B zone has cut an average grade of 2,042 ppm U3O8 over 11 m. This intersection signifies the excellent part of an intersection from 74 to 101 m with a weighted average grade of 862 ppm U3O8.

The CEO and President of the company, has commented that the drill program performed at Kihitian property continues to outline the high-grade uranium at the deep Manto B zone. So far, the exploration has shown consistent, excellent values of uranium having good thickness and the company is expecting that the Manto B zone could expand into an economic underground deposit."

The location of the platform 17 is 120 m to adits’ northwest direction, which were explored during the 1980’s by IPEN. Platform 2 is sited 200 m to the northern part of the same adits. CH17-TNW and CH2-TSE platforms are situated 210 m apart and adjacent to the access road constructed by Macusani to the drill site, on a low altitude zone wherein the Manto A was eroded completely and Manto B is nearer to the surface.

The Manto B zone has encountered an average of 0.0862% U3O8 over 27 m and 0.2042% U3O8 over 11 m from the surface in the bore hole CH17-SW. Also, it has yielded 0.0699% U3O8 over 5 m in the bore hole CH2-TSE.

The company drilled the bore hole CH2-TSE, which inclined at 55° towards South-East, and the bore hole CH17-TNW that was inclining at 55° towards North-West.

Source: http://www.macyel.com/

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Joel, originally from the UK, emigrated to Australia in 1995 and spent 5 years working in the mining industry as an exploration Geo-technician where he developed skills in GIS Mapping and CAD. Joel also spent a year working underground in a gold/copper mine. Upon moving to the North Coast of NSW, Australia Joel worked as a graphic designer for a leading consultancy firm before starting a successful business providing graphic and web design services to local businesses on the eastern seaboard of Australia. Joel is skilled in project management, web programming, design, animation, database and networking, software and editing. Joel has been with AZoNetwork since its inception in 2000.

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