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An air bag assembly having an inflatable cushion selectively deployable to a controlled geometry with a controlled venting character. The venting characteristics are adjusted by selective displacement of vent blocking elements based upon measured occupant and/or crash severity characteristics such that an air bag cushion of desired volume and venting capacity is available to protect a range of occupants under different conditions during impact events of various levels of severity.

Title
Variable venting air bag assembly
Application Number
10/189990
Publication Number
6648371 (B2)
Application Date
July 5, 2002
Publication Date
November 18, 2003
Inventor
Shawn Gregory Ryan
Dayton
OH, US
Michael Allen Schenck
Miamisburg
OH, US
Michael Joseph Vendely
Kettering
OH, US
Agent
Scott A McBain
US
Assignee
Delphi Technologies
MI, US
IPC
B60R 21/28
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