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Sprecher Raymond G: Vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, March 4, 1975: US3869098 (23 worldwide citation)

A winding prevention mechanism for a vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor of the inertia locking type that selectively holds the associated restraint belt unwound for use against the winding bias of the retractor belt reel. The mechanism is actuated to hold the belt unwound when the belt is unw ...


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Sprecher Raymond G: Vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, January 7, 1975: US3858826 (21 worldwide citation)

A vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor in which a winding prevention mechanism responsive to belt reel rotation prevents belt winding reel rotation under the spring bias of the reel when the belt is being buckled in use position after unwinding from its fully stored condition on the reel. The m ...


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Griffin Henry W: Restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, August 27, 1974: US3831878 (18 worldwide citation)

A vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor including a metallic locking member gravity biased to an unlocked position out of engagement with annular ratchet configurations on metallic end plates of the retractor belt reel to allow unwinding belt rotation of the reel. An inertia member responsive to ...


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Sprecher Raymond G: Vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, December 3, 1974: US3851836 (17 worldwide citation)

A vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor with a winding prevention mechanism including a control disk frictionally clutched to the retractor belt reel and operable to block or allow engagement between a leaf spring and the reel in a manner that selectively holds the reel against belt winding rota ...


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Hall Arlis: Locking mechanism for a vehicle restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, August 5, 1975: US3897913 (14 worldwide citation)

A vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor whose belt reel locking against belt unwinding is controlled by a locking mechanism utilizing the combined action of a clutch arrangement frictionally clutched to the reel and a pendulum arrangement responsive to vehicle acceleration or deceleration. The l ...


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Dully Floyd I: Vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, April 8, 1975: US3876164 (12 worldwide citation)

A vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor whose locking against belt unwinding reel rotation is actuated by a pair of locking members pivoted to the retractor housing about spaced vertical axes. Each locking member has a pair of locking portions spaced from each other so as to receive an associate ...


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Arlauskas Alfonsas, Rogers Jr Lloyd W: Control means for occupant restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, September 19, 1972: US3692328 (12 worldwide citation)

A vehicle body includes a door movable between open and closed positions and mounting a door lock engageable with a striker on the body for holding the door in closed position. The lock is of the uncoupling type and includes inside and outside release handles connected to an operating lever which is ...


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Jean Marc Girardin: Restraint system. Valeda Company, Baker & McKenzie, David I Roche, Daniel A Tallitsch, November 18, 2008: US07452170 (10 worldwide citation)

A control device for controlling a restraint belt retractor, comprises a latch portion, a cable with a first end arranged to be joined to the latch portion and a second end arranged to be operatively associated with the restraint belt retractor, the latch portion being movable between a first positi ...


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Griffin Henry W: Vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor. General Motors Corporation, Kushman J A, December 3, 1974: US3851837 (10 worldwide citation)

A vehicle occupant restraint belt retractor whose belt unwinding locking is actuated in response to abrupt deceleration of the forward vehicle movement by way of mercury carried within a receptacle that is mounted on a movable locking member of the retractor. The receptacle has a pistol-shaped confi ...


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John A Espinoza, Jeffrey L Konchan, Ronald P Rimbey: Control means for occupant restraint belt system. General Motors Corporation, Herbert Furman, August 5, 1986: US04603877 (8 worldwide citation)

A control means for an occupant restraint belt system includes a cable connected to a disablement mechanism of a restraint belt retractor at one end and connected at the other end to an actuating lever. The actuating lever is moved to an actuating position upon operation of the latch mechanism by ei ...