A compressed gas storage cell interconnecting manifold including a thermally activated pressure relief device, a manual safety shut-off valve, and a port for connecting the compressed gas storage cells to a motor vehicle power source and to a refueling adapter. The manifold is mechanically and pneumatically connected to a compressed gas storage cell by a bolt including a gas passage therein.
STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENTAL INTEREST
This invention was made with Government support under Contract No. DE-FG02-95CE5042 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.