|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/736 ; 280/742 ; 102/530 ; 422/166|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 15 인용 특허 : 6|
A gas generator which has a high volume combustion chamber for increased gas production and which is sized small enough to be confined within a vehicle steering wheel circumference with a minimum impact on the aesthetics of the steering wheel and general interior of the vehicle is used for inflating a vehicle inflatable restraint cushion in the event of an accident. The inflater is generally cylindrical in shape and includes a centrally disposed combustion chamber flanked by a pair of diffuser chambers.
A gas generator for inflating a vehicle inflatable restraint cushion comprises a tubular member having a pair of end portions, a pair of plate members one of which is attached to one of said end portions of said tubular member and the other of which is attached to the other of said end portions to define a combustion chamber therewithin, a solid fuel gas generant composition contained within the combustion chamber, ignition means for igniting said solid fuel gas generant composition, a plurality of aperture means in each said plate member for effecting e...