|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/737 ; 280/741 ; 222/3|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 45 인용 특허 : 0|
An apparatus and method for autoignition operation of a fluid fueled inflator used in inflating a vehicle occupant restraint. The inflator device in addition to a fluid fuel, also contains stored pressurized gas.
An apparatus for inflating an inflatable device, said apparatus comprising: a fluid fuel storage element storing at least one fuel in the form of a fluid and free of combustion oxidant, a first chamber in fluid communication with said fluid fuel storage element upon opening of said fluid fuel storage element, said first chamber including at least one gas exit opening and having sealing means normally closing said gas exit opening, and wherein, in normal operation, the at least one fuel and at least one stored oxidant are burned to produce combustion prod...