Patent Number: 6,332,404

Title: Airbag inflation gas generation via a dissociating material and the moderation thereof

Abstract: An inflator apparatus for inflating an inflatable device and a method are provided wherein a combination of a dissociative gas source material and at least one unreactive dissociation reaction modifier is stored at least partially in liquefied form with the reaction modifier effective to moderate at least one of the temperature and concentration of the at least one gas source material upon the dissociation of at least a portion of the at least one gas source material.

Inventors: Rink; Karl K. (Liberty, UT), Moore; Walter A. (Parker, CO), Green; David J. (Brigham City, UT), Mendenhall; Ivan V. (Providence, UT)

Assignee: Autoliv ASP, Inc.

International Classification: B60R 21/26 (20060101); C06D 5/00 (20060101); C06D 5/04 (20060101); C06D 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018