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Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Stephanie L Dunkle, Mark Thomas Winters, Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Keith C Heard: Air bag restraint including selectively operable venting elements. Delphi Technologies, Scott A McBain, December 21, 2004: US06832778 (90 worldwide citation)

An air bag safety system for cushioning restraint of a vehicle occupant during an impact event. The safety system includes a variable depth inflatable air bag cushion having at least one vent opening. A cover element of substantially pliable material is located in overlying relation to the vent open ...


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Stephanie L Dunkle, Mark Thomas Winters, Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Patrick W Schatz, Ann L Kneisly, Shawn Gregory Ryan: Air bag tether release assembly. Delphi Technologies, Kathryn A Marra, September 24, 2002: US06454300 (75 worldwide citation)

A release mechanism of efficient construction and operation is provided to hold profile restraining air bag tethers in a shortened operative condition under a first set of predetermined conditions and to extend such tethers under a second set of predetermined conditions. The extension of the restrai ...


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Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Stephanie L Dunkle, Mark Thomas Winters, Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum: Air bag restraint including selectively operable venting elements. Delphi Technologies, Scott A McBain, August 23, 2005: US06932385 (74 worldwide citation)

An air bag safety system for cushioning restraint of a vehicle occupant during an impact event. The safety system includes a variable depth inflatable air bag cushion inflated by a gas emitting inflator within an inflator housing. A cover element of substantially pliable material is located in adjus ...


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James Lloyd Webber, Jeffrey Alan Shepherd, Mark Thomas Winters, Laura Adelle Hawthorn: Deformable air bag module housing. Delphi Technologies, Scott A McBain, September 30, 2003: US06626455 (43 worldwide citation)

This present invention provides a deformable air bag module for use in an instrument panel or door panel of a vehicle. The air bag module has a deformable housing with an inflator and an air bag cushion being disposed within the deformable housing. The module housing has a neck portion defining an o ...


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Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Stephanie L Dunkle, Mark Thomas Winters, Shawn Gregory Ryan, Gary R Greib: Variable profile air bag restraint. Delphi Technologies, Kathryn A Marra, July 23, 2002: US06422597 (38 worldwide citation)

An air bag assembly for cushioning restraint of an occupant in a vehicle during an impact event. The air bag assembly includes an inflator activatable to discharge inflation gas upon the occurrence of predetermined vehicle conditions and an air bag cushion including an interior surface in fluid comm ...


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Stephanie L Dunkle, Sonya Ann Lyons, Laura Adelle Hawthorn: Air bag cushion including break-away tethers. Delphi Technologies, Jimmy L Funke, November 14, 2006: US07134691 (33 worldwide citation)

An automotive air bag assembly including a tethering element providing shape definition across the air bag. The tethering element may be seamed to itself or to other tethering elements by an attachment seam to reduce the effective operative length of the tethering element and to move the axis of rot ...


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Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Jingoo Kim, Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Stephanie L Dunkle: Bias deployment inflatable air bag. Delphi Technologies, Kathryn A Marra, December 31, 2002: US06499765 (32 worldwide citation)

An air bag cushion folded for storage within a vehicle to achieve a predefined folded surface geometry corresponding to a desired storage location for the folded air bag cushion. A portion of the air bag cushion extending along a first lateral boundary edge for deployment inboard of the passenger se ...


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Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Stephanie L Dunkle, Mark Thomas Winters, Shawn Gregory Ryan, Gary R Greib: Variable profile air bag restraint. Delphi Technologies, Kathryn A Marra, July 15, 2003: US06592146 (29 worldwide citation)

An air bag assembly for cushioning restraint of an occupant in a vehicle during an impact event. The air bag assembly includes an inflator activatable to discharge inflation gas upon the occurrence of predetermined vehicle conditions and an air bag cushion including an interior surface in fluid comm ...


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Mark Thomas Winters, Stephanie L Dunkle, Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Laura Adelle Hawthorn: Variable profile air bag restraint. Delphi Technologies, Scott A McBain, May 18, 2004: US06736426 (22 worldwide citation)

An air bag assembly including an inflatable air bag cushion operatively attached to one or more profile restricting tether elements having an operative length which may be adjusted to provide desired inflation and impact response characteristics. The tether elements may be of actuated or self adjust ...


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Ryan Todd Pinsenschaum, Laura Adelle Hawthorn, Stephanie L Dunkle, Mark Thomas Winters, Shawn Gregory Ryan, Gary R Greib: Variable profile air bag restraint. Kathryn A Marra, Delphi Technologies, July 25, 2002: US20020096871-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

An air bag assembly for cushioning restraint of an occupant in a vehicle during an impact event. The air bag assembly includes an inflator activatable to discharge inflation gas upon the occurrence of predetermined vehicle conditions and an air bag cushion including an interior surface in fluid comm ...