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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airbag

An airbag is a type of vehicle safety device and is an occupant restraint system. The airbag module is designed to inflate extremely rapidly then quickly ..... When a collision is detected the airbag will deploy and cover hard areas, such as ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-air-bags-work

Another reaction--one that most drivers would just as soon not experience firsthand--involves the air bag. Air bags are not inflated from some compressed gas ...

auto.howstuffworks.com/car-driving-safety/safety-regulatory-devices/airbag1.htm

Learn about airbag inflation, airbag design and what that powdery substance is. ... to set off a chemical reaction that would produce the nitrogen that would inflate the bag. ... through tiny holes in the bag, thus deflating the bag so you can move.

www.chemistry.wustl.edu/~edudev/LabTutorials/Airbags/airbags.html

Do the benefits of airbags outnumber the disadvantages? .... can be approximated as an ideal gas at the temperature and pressure of the inflating airbag. Thus ...

www.carsdirect.com/car-safety/how-does-your-cars-airbag-system-work

Nov 13, 2013 ... Proper airbag deployment can ensure that you and your passengers ... If the sensors agree that there is enough force, then the airbag inflates.

www.caranddriver.com/features/the-physics-of-airbags-feature

Airbags must do their work quickly because the window of opportunity—the ... A 2.5-cubic-foot driver's front airbag inflates in as little as 20 to 30 milliseconds.

www.explainthatstuff.com/airbags.html

Aug 24, 2016 ... A simple explanation of how a sudden explosion of gas triggers a car's airbags to inflate during a crash.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Does+An+Airbag+Inflate&v=UTvPndZOP9g
Nov 7, 2010 ... Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 ...

larryscheckel.com/2014/05/25/how-do-air-bags-activate

May 25, 2014 ... QUESTION: How do airbags activate? ANSWER: Airbag ... The bag must be inflated with nitrogen gas within 55 milliseconds. A millisecond is ...

www.popsci.com/how-airbags-are-supposed-to-work

Jan 11, 2016 ... It turns out the inflators can send shrapnel spewing through a cabin with ... That's why airbags inflate and then quickly deflate—to gradually ...