|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/737 ; 280/741|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 16 인용 특허 : 32|
An apparatus and method for inflating a vehicular inflatable device adaptable to a variety of fuels and oxidants wherein a fluid fuel is burned to produce hot gas, with the hot gas undergoing a reversal in direction of flow and mixing with stored, pressurized gas to produce inflation gas containing little or no particulate.
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] An apparatus for inflating an inflatable device, said apparatus comprising:a housing containing at least one fuel in the form of a fluid and at least one oxidant, said housing including a first chamber wherein the at least one fuel and the at least one oxidant are burned to produce combustion products including hot combustion gas, said first chamber adapted to open when a predetermined increase in pressure within said first chamber is realized, whereby at least a portion of the hot combustion gas is expelled from said first ch...