|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/740 ; 280/741 ; ; 55/500 ; ; 55/509|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 19 인용 특허 : 13|
An apparatus (20) for inflating an air bag comprises a housing (22) which includes a wall (84) having an inner surface defining a chamber (108). Ignitable gas generating material (122) is located in the chamber (108) and, upon ignition, provides combustion products including gas which flows from the housing to inflate the air bag and hot particles. A tubular filter (140) removes hot particles from the gas flow. The tubular filter (140) comprises a strip of material having a plurality of spaced openings (146) through which the gas can flow and two end por...
An apparatus for inflating an air bag, said apparatus comprising: a housing having a cylindrical inner surface defining a chamber; an ignitable gas generating material in the chamber for, upon being ignited, producing a flow of combustion products, including gas to inflate the air bag and hot particles; and a filter for removing hot particles from the flow of combustion products, said filter being a tubular cylinder and located in said chamber between said gas generating material and said housing, said filter forcefully engaging said cylindrical inner su...