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  Double cross - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For example, a double cross appears in the coat of arms of Hungary.
A double cross often appears in alchemical illustrations, such as being one of the symbols referring to sulphur.
By extension, the term has come to mean a betrayal; to double cross someone means to suggest that you are an ally when you are not.
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 Encyclopedia: Double Cross System
The Double Cross System or XX System, was a World War II anti-espionage and deception operation of the British military intelligence arm, MI5.
The system of Roman numerals is a numeral system originating in ancient Rome, and was adapted from Etruscan numerals.
He and his phantom sub-agents were absorbed into the main double cross system and he became so respected by the Abwehr that they stopped landing agents in Britain after 1942.
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 Wikipedia: MI5
With the ending of the Battle of Britain and the abandonment of invasion plans (correctly reported by both SIS and the Bletchley Park ULTRA project), the spy scare eased, and the internment policy was gradually reversed.
The system was extraordinarily successful; in fact, every important German agent in Britain during the war was in fact a double agent controlled by MI5.
The system played a major part in the massive campaign of deception which preceded the D-Day landings, designed to give the Germans a false impression of the location and timings of the landings.
www.factbook.org /wikipedia/en/m/mi/mi5.html   (1536 words)

 News | Double Cross Agents
Because a double cross, read as Roman numerals, is twenty, the Double Cross Committee was known as the Twenty Committee.
In the Near and Middle East, Double cross was run by the Special Section of SIME (and its sub-section CICI in Persia and Iraq).
The female double agent GELATINE was born in Raithern, Austria in January 1911.
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk /releases/2003/november14/doublecross.htm   (1379 words)

 Double Cross System -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
A number of agents connected with the system were run in (A parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power) Spain and (A republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)) Portugal.
He and his phantom sub-agents were absorbed into the main double cross system and he became so respected by the (Click link for more info and facts about Abwehr) Abwehr that they stopped landing agents in Britain after 1942.
The British put their double agent network to work in support of (Click link for more info and facts about Operation Fortitude) Operation Fortitude, a plan to deceive the Germans as to where the (Click link for more info and facts about invasion of France) invasion of France would take place.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/d/do/double_cross_system.htm   (1322 words)

 News | Double Cross agents
Background to the Double Cross System The Double Cross System was one of the greatest intelligence coups of the Second World War.
The Double Cross Committee was known as the Twenty Committee because the Roman numerals, XX, formed a double cross.
In the Near and Middle East, Double Cross was run by the Special Section of SIME (and its sub-section in Persia and Iraq, CICI - the Combined Intelligence Centre, Iraq).
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk /releases/2004/may21/double_cross.htm   (1092 words)

 ipedia.com: Double agent Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
A double agent pretends to spy on a target organization on behalf of a controlling organization, but in fact is loyal to the target organization.
Double agents may be agents of the target organization who infiltrate the controlling organization, or may be previously loyal agents of the controlling organization who have been captured and turned by the target.
Double agents are often used to transmit disinformation or to identify other agents as part of counter-espionage operations.
www.ipedia.com /double_agent.html   (154 words)

 Product Review - Voice Alert System-6 System
This wireless system is designed such that any number of transmitting sensors can be used, with up to six unique zones identified by the base unit.
The system can be set up in a variety of applications where wiring a sensor may be difficult.
The Voice Alert system does require that the user set up the sensor (aside from installing the battery), but this is largely dependent on the user's preferences.
www.laaudiofile.com /valert.html   (1289 words)

 Tricycle (World War II) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Fleming worked in during World War II and was detailed to trail the charismatic spy, who was eventually recruited to work as a double agent for the British.
Dusko Popov was a young, wealthy Yugoslav businessman, who managed to continue a playboy existence while carrying out perilous wartime missions for the United Kingdom.
He was accepted as a double agent (codenamed Tricycle) and came to live in London.
www.lighthousepoint.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Dusko_Popov   (372 words)

 The Absolute Sound:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
The Double Advents, however, sacrifice nothing in the way of bass response and they are capable of handling volumes of sound that will make your ears feel as if they are watering.
Double Advents do not, for some reason unknown to us, exhibit any of the difficulties that other speakers do when they are used two per channel.
The Double Advents are also superior to the Bozaks, the Klipsch, and the KLH Nine in smoothness throughout the frequency range (in a word, there is not only less coloration but, concomitantly, fewer deviations in response between 80 Hz and 14 kHz, far fewer).
www.theabsolutesound.com /articles/30thAnniversary/143_double_advent.html   (1724 words)

 Drag Racing Online - It's New to Us
The heart of the system is the unique Double Cross Plate, which features perpendicular spray bars.
The crisscross design enables the Double Cross to do what more conventional unilateral spray bar plates cannot: deliver optimal nitrous and fuel mixture distribution to every cylinder on engines with single-plane intake manifolds with runner dividers that extend into the plenum area.
The Double Cross Plate System is adjustable to provide from 225 horsepower to in excess of 350 horsepower.
www.dragracingonline.com /itsnew/ii_11.html   (344 words)

 Section 12.14.090 Fire suppression system.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
All proposed installations of fire suppression systems shall be reviewed by the manager to determine the appropriate type of backflow prevention device(s) required.
A double check valve of an approved type shall be installed on all proposed fire suppression systems not utilizing antifreeze, but this may be done only when there are no other cross-connections.
In the event cross-connections, such as those found in using auxiliary water supply systems or in providing other water additives such as foaming agents are necessary for the proper operation of the fire suppression system, then a reduced pressure zone backflow prevention device shall be installed in an approved manner.
www.sioux-city.org /codemaster/Title_12/14/090.html   (237 words)

 Double Eagle - Cabling and Communications, Inc.
Double Eagle designs and installs telecommunications solutions for a wide variety of companies and businesses.
Double Eagle installed what we wanted, when we wanted it, and it works the way we were told it would…perfectly."
With an advanced system and reliable cabling from Double Eagle you can be sure your voice will be heard loud and clear.
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 Double Agent's D-Day Victory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Consequently, German forces in Norway increased from nine to 12 divisions by mid-May. As with D-Day itself, the reasons for this cannot be easily broken down and credited, but the double agents certainly contributed to the overall German strategic myopia.
The limitations placed on both the double-cross system and Ultra intelligence meant that specific reports could not be evaluated through the decrypts.
When the Germans were able to obtain independent confirmation of the double agents' reports, they usually checked out, because the Allies had moved troops or positioned dummy units or sailed a decoy convoy where the report disclosed.
www.thehistorynet.com /wwii/bldoubleagent/index1.html   (525 words)

 Secret Intelligence Service : MI6
The SIS headquarters since 1995 is at Vauxhall Cross[?], located in Vauxhall in London, on the bank of the River Thames beside the Vauxhall Bridge[?].
The fictional spy James Bond supposedly worked for SIS (though the books by Ian Fleming should not be taken too seriously), and in fact the SIS building features in some of the Pierce Brosnan films.
When he started onward he held he was determined to cross the frontier if there was a breath of hours.
www.freearchive.info /mi/mi6.html   (994 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Cross connections between water supplies prohibited No physical connection between the distribution system of a public water system and that of any other water supply shall be permitted, unless such other water supply is of safe sanitary quality and the interconnection of both supplies is approved by the State Department of Public Health.
The portion of the sprinkler system above-ground is a network of specially sized or hydraulically designed piping installed in a building, structure, or area generally overhead, and to which sprinklers are attached in a systematic pattern.
The first check valve reduces the system pressure a predetermined amount so that during normal flow and a cessation of normal flow the pressure between the checks shall be less than the system pressure.
www.dph.state.ct.us /phc/docs/16_Water_Supplies.doc   (1195 words)

 BBC News | UK | Double cross ensured D-Day success
A deception by double agents helped to ensure the success of the D-Day landings which paved the way to Hitler's defeat in the Second World War, it has emerged.
The system's greatest triumph was Operation Fortitude, which involved convincing the Germans that the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune) were just a diversion for a major attack further north.
The effectiveness of Garbo's work was demonstrated by the minutes of the Twenty Committee - which oversaw the Double Cross System and took its name from the Roman numerals for twenty, XX.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/low/uk/449829.stm   (470 words)

 Press Release - Leviton’s 110 ChannelMax™ System   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
October 15, 2004 — Bothell, WA — Leviton Voice & Data releases the 110 ChannelMax System, designed to manage high volumes of cable, patch cords and cross-connect wire in the typical 110 wiring installation.
The increased channel size provides double or triple the space behind 110 blocks to ensure cables are never crushed and performance is optimized.
The system also includes Horizontal Cable Management Troughs, which attach directly to the Cable Channels, and Vertical Spool Managers which attach to the wall, both designed to support cables and provide bend radius control.
www.levitonvoicedata.com /press/pr.display.asp?PRname=10.15.2004   (250 words)

 Evaluation And Mitigation Of Rain Vibration Of Stay Cables   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
A cable restraint system configuration using three lines of restrainer cables was developed.
The configuration implemented is shown schematically in Figure 22 along with the principal mode shape of the stay-restrainer system.
Retrofit hydraulic dampers were the principal vibration control measure investigated for the permanent mitigation of rain vibration of the stay cables.
www.asbi-assoc.org /news_research/winter_02/vibration.cfm   (794 words)

 Bite | Double X Sandals Now Available
Previously available for men, the all new Womens Double X Golf Sandal has been added to Bite's ATV Series line of golf shoes, which features an outsole with an EVA midsole that is contoured to shape the golfer's feet for maximum comfort, and 10 removable green-friendly spikes for incredible traction.
The Double X also features a Monster Drive toe guard for extra protection whether it is worn at home, on the course, or in the mountains.
The Womens Double X Golf Sandal will come in two colors -- sandsnake/fl and aztec/almond - at a suggested retail price of $79.95, while the Womens Double X Sandal will be offered in fl/wheat for the suggested retail price of $69.95.
www.biteshoes.com /2002/golf/press/releases/2001_doublex.htm   (522 words)

Double- Take is your downtime-prevention (and career) insurance policy.
Even the best tape backup systems require hours to restore a large server, and downtime can extend to days if the restore does not go smoothly.
Unfortunately, these systems tend to be limited to a single application and are often expensive and complex.
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 Sukup Grain Dryer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Quad metering roll system (patent pending) pulls the grain closest to the heat through the dryer faster, resulting in less over-drying, moisture variation and temperature variations.
If a safety shut-down occurs, the system supplies you with a print-out telling why the shut-down occurred.
In 2000, Sukup Manufacturing was awarded the AE50 Award for the patented Grain Double-Cross System found in Sukup Stacked Grain Dryers.
www.sukup.com /dryer.htm   (619 words)

 History News Network
As head of MI5's espionage operations during World War Two, Guy Liddell was credited with devastating intelligence coups that struck at the heart of the German war effort and led one historian to describe him as 'the man who put intelligence into spying'.
Covering the period from August 1939 to June 1945, the diaries reveal how double agents smuggled microfilm and explosives out of occupied Europe; deep cover British spies operated inside German embassies; and how prostitutes in Britain were uncovered as German agents.
Central to Liddell's career was the double-cross system, run during the war by a shadowy Whitehall organisation called the Twenty Committee (the Roman numeral for 20 is the double cross 'XX').
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 Cord Blood Registry - Unique Double-Containment System
Our double-containment system, which is designed to eliminate the potential risk of cross-contamination during long-term storage, is unique to the Registry.
This system provides the most secure, long-term cryogenic storage available.
The ability to cryosheath the vial as well as the risk of bag breakage in liquid nitrogen are the primary reasons we store the cells in cryovials instead of blood bags.
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On sight replaceable cross fader, input fader and multi-directional input switch with double panel system (patent pending), The world first standard "Hamster" switch (reverses the direction of cross fader), The world's skinniest body style.
Double panel system and photo coupler cross fader system are also featured for professional use.
Photo coupler controlled cross fader with curve adjustment.
www.kpodj.com /PMC06PROD.html   (155 words)

 A Moment in Time: Juan Garcia
Lead: One of the most important factors leading to the success of the Normandy invasion in June 1944 was a network of double agents, loyal to Britain, who deceived the Germans about Allied plans.
Content: During World War II, the British Double Cross system, counter espionage operations, worked successfully to mislead the German intelligence organization - the Abwehr.
Ironically, while Hitler's army was waiting for the "real" invasion at Calais, Garbo was awarded the German Iron Cross for his heroism.
ehistory.osu.edu /world/amit/display.cfm?amit_id=2335   (344 words)

 Motown Muscle - Anyone ever use the double cross plate system?
I can say the plate works better with a "high" pressure tune and you can throw out the jet map that comes with the plate.
kinda what people think of them i am going to be putting together another nitrous motor, and thought that might be a fun system to try.
It just takes time, but that system is very safe and forgiving to use.
motownmuscle.com /forums/showthread.php?t=5769   (406 words)

 H-Net Review: R.A. Ratcliff on Cargo of Lies: The True Story of a Nazi Double Agent in Canada
Once the XX Committee's representative appears on the scene, "Janowski's true colors as a triple [agent are] clearly revealed" and the British settle for protecting their other double agents from exposure (p.
Although Beeby weighs the possibility throughout that Janowski's real mission was to be captured and turned into a triple agent, he admits in the end that such a plan was highly improbable.
For specialists, he presents that Canadian experience of running a double agent which prepared their intelligence to better manage Gouzenko, the Soviet who defected to them three years later.
www.h-net.msu.edu /reviews/showrev.cgi?path=18866881189799   (1045 words)

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