|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/741 ; 280/736 ; 280/737 ; 280/742|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 45 인용 특허 : 3|
An apparatus (24) for inflating an inflatable vehicle occupant protection device (22) comprises a container (40) which defines a chamber (42) for material which effects inflation of the protection device. The container (40) includes an opening (60) of a flow area through which fluid flows to inflate the protection device (22). A rupturable closure (64) blocks fluid flow through the opening (60) in the container (40). A first actuatable initiator (164), upon actuation, effects the rupture of the closure (64). A member (120) is movable from a first positio...
[ Having described the invention, the following is claimed:] [1.] An apparatus for inflating an inflatable vehicle occupant protection device, said apparatus comprising:a container defining a chamber for material which effects inflation of the protection device, said container including a first opening of a first flow area through which fluid flows to inflate the protection device;a rupturable first closure blocking fluid flow through the first opening in said container;first actuatable means for, upon actuation, effecting the rupture of said first closu...