|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/737 ; 280/741 ; 222/3|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 94 인용 특허 : 0|
An apparatus for inflating a vehicle occupant restraint includes containing means for receiving gases to provide a combustible mixture of the gases. An igniter is activated to effect ignition of the mixture of gases in response to sudden vehicle deceleration. A directing means directs a flow of gas from the containing means into the inflatable occupant restraint. In the preferred embodiment the gases are an inert gas, a fuel gas, and an oxidizer gas. Also, a lean mixture of a fuel gas and oxidizer gas could be used. An improved igniter transmits energy t...
An apparatus for inflating a vehicle occupant restraint, said apparatus comprising: first and second separate containers for containing gas; a fuel gas in said first container; an oxidizer gas in said second container; a containing means for receiving said fuel gas and said oxidizer gas from said first and second separate containers when said fuel gas and said oxidizer gas are released from said first and second containers; means for releasing said fuel gas and said oxidizer gas from said first and second containers for flow into said containing means an...