|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 13|
A "hybrid" inflator having an extended filling capacity is disclosed. This inflator is designed to deploy an inflatable curtain airbag. The inflator will have an inner chamber that is connected to an outer chamber by a bleed hole. The inner chamber has a first supply of gas and a pyrotechnic material. This first supply of gas is sufficient to inflate an inflatable curtain after ignition of the pyrotechnic material. The outer chamber has a second supply of gas. The second supply of gas bleeds out of the outer chamber through the inner chamber and into th...
The invention claimed is: 1. An inflator for deploying and inflating an airbag comprising: an inner chamber having a first supply of gas and a pyrotechnic material, wherein the first supply of gas is sufficient to inflate and deploy an airbag after ignition of the pyrotechnic material; an outer chamber having a second supply of gas; and a bleed hole between the inner chamber and the outer chamber, wherein the second supply of gas bleeds out of the outer chamber through the inner chamber, wherein during deployment of the airbag, the inner chamber decreas...