|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/731 ; 280/87R|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 30 인용 특허 : 0|
An inflator for a vehicle occupant restraint system of the type having an inflatable confinement for restraining the vehicle occupant in the event of a collision. The inflator includes reservoir means containing pressurized fluid and gas generating means disposed within a region encompassed by the reservoir means, and means defining an outlet passage. The fluid outlet of the inflator is covered by a diffuser having a plurality of spaced peripheral exit ports, the diffuser having an initially collapsed closed condition and, upon activation of the gas gene...
An inflator for inflating an expandable confinement for restraining a vehicle occupant in response to a collision signal, said inflator comprising: a. structure defining a source of pressurized fluid; b. means operable upon receipt of said collision signal to activate said fluid source and permit pressurized fluid to flow therefrom; c. outlet means for directing said fluid flow from said source including diffuser means having a member formed of generally rigid material with a plurality of exit ports disposed about the periphery thereof for directing flui...