Patent Number: 6,253,806

Title: Inflatable packing material and inflation system

Abstract: A method of inflating a dunnage bag in a box including the steps of inflating the dunnage bag; with one or more sensors, monitoring deflection of at least two surfaces of the box while inflating the dunnage bag; upon detecting through monitoring that deflection of either of at least two surfaces reaches a corresponding preseleted threshold, automatically terminating inflating of the box.

Inventors: Sperry; Laurence B. (Brighton, MA), Drake; Jesse S. (Maynard, MA)

Assignee: Sealed Air Corporation

International Classification: B65D 30/24 (20060101); B65D 81/05 (20060101); B60P 7/06 (20060101); B65B 55/20 (20060101); B65B 55/00 (20060101); B65B 001/04 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018