|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/741 ; 280/736 ; 280/742|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 111 인용 특허 : 10|
An airbag inflator which can supply airbag inflation gas in an adaptive output is provided. The subject inflator includes two discrete isolated chambers of gas generant materials and permits several distinct inflation performance scenarios while desirably employing a single set of inflation gas treatment components such as filters for the treatment of products of both chambers.
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] An airbag inflator comprising:a housing defining a first chamber which in an at rest state contains a quantity of a first gas generant material ignitable to produce first combustion products including a first inflation gas, said first chamber having a plurality of spaced apart gas exit ports adapted to open to permit passage of the first inflation gas from said airbag inflator, said first chamber also containing a second chamber which in an at rest state contains a quantity of a second gas generant material ignitable to produc...