|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||280/741; 280/736; 280/728.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 17 인용 특허 : 31|
An inflator 10 of a vehicle occupant protection system contains an elongated housing 12 having a plurality of gas exit orifices 14 spaced along the length thereof. An ignition body 30 and propellant 16 are provided in lengths substantially equivalent to the length of the housing 12 wherein the ignition body 30 is placed in physical contact with the propellant body 16 for all or most of their respective lengths. Once the ignition body 30 is ignited upon a crash event, resultant uniform ignition and combustion across the length of the propellant 16 results...
1. A gas generator for a vehicle occupant protection system comprising:an elongated housing having a predetermined length and having a first end and a second end;a plurality of gas exit orifices spaced along the length of said housing;a propellant body contained within said housing, said propellant body having a length substantially coextensive with said housing; andan ignition body substantially coextensive with said propellant, said ignition body in physical contact with said propellant for substantially the length of said propellant and said ignition ...