|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||102/530; 280/741; 280/742|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 84|
An inflator includes a distributed charge to be distributed within an inflatable component of an inflatable system and a housing. The housing includes a combustion chamber and a gas storage chamber. The combustion chamber includes an initiator and a gas propellant. The gas storage chamber includes an inert gas at a high pressure. The housing also includes a gas nozzle. The distributed charge is connected to the housing through the gas nozzle. The distributed charge may be mechanically joined to the housing by a ferrule. Upon receiving an electrical signa...
What is claimed is: 1. An inflatable system comprising: a. an inflatable component; and b. means for inflating and sustaining inflation of the inflatable component, such means comprising: i. a non-inflatable housing distinct from but in fluid communication with the inflatable component, the housing comprising: A. a combustion chamber; B. a gas storage chamber in fluid communication with the combustion chamber; and C. a gas nozzle actuatable prior to inflation of the inflatable component; ii. an initiator disposed in the combustion chamber; iii. a gas p...