Rear Loaders

RLX Series Refuse Truck

World class manufacturing and cutting-edge technology merge to create a superior product: The Pac-Mac® RLX Series. This unit is available in 18, 20, 25 cubic yards with a compaction rate of 1,000+ lbs/yd. Our rear loader truck is engineered using the most advanced computer modeling systems, proving that Pac-Mac is committed to providing the highest quality products in the solid waste industry.

Data & Specifications

RLX18

Model

Capacity

  • 18 yd3

Hopper capacity

  • 3.61 yd3

Body weight (body shell only)

  • 4,779 lb

Body weight (complete unit, less options)

  • 12,700 lb

Hopper inside width

  • 80″

Body Construction Specifications

Sidewalls (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Floor (single sheet, flat)

  • 3/16″ high tensile steel

Roof (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Ejection panel face

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Hopper

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Packer panel face

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Slide panel face

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel

Hopper sides

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel (lower tailgate);
    10 ga 80 ksi steel (upper tailgate)

Hydraulic System

Cylinders

  • Ejector: (1) 2-stage 5.5″ bore
  • Tailgate: (2) 3″ bore; 1.75″ rod; 38″ stroke
  • Slide: (2) 5″ bore; 4″ rod; 30″ stroke
  • Packer: (2) 4.5″ bore; 3.5″ rod; 24.38″ stroke

Valves

  • Shutoff: Ball
  • Packing controls: Sectional spool
  • Ejector/tailgate raise: Sectional spool

Operating pressure in PSI

  • 2,500

Maximum operating pressure

  • 2,750

Gallons per minute (GPM)

  • 35-38 GPM

Reservoir

  • 50 gal.

Packing cycle time

  • Complete: 17-19 sec
  • Reload 3 sec

Compaction rate in lb/yd

  • 900+

Chassis Requirements

Minimum GVWR

  • 33,000 lb

Minimum GAWR

  • Front Axle: 10,000
  • Rear Axle: 23,000

Usable CA (+/- 2 in.)

  • 138″

Minimum after frame

  • 40″

RLX20

Model

Capacity

  • 20 yd3

Hopper capacity

  • 3.61 yd3

Body weight (body shell only)

  • 5,118 lb

Body weight (complete unit, less options)

  • 13,000 lb

Hopper inside width

  • 80″

Body Construction Specifications

Sidewalls (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Floor (single sheet, flat)

  • 3/16″ high tensile steel

Roof (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Ejection panel face

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Hopper

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Packer panel face

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Slide panel face

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel

Hopper sides

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel (lower tailgate);
    10 ga 80 ksi steel (upper tailgate)

Hydraulic System

Cylinders

  • Ejector: (1) 2-stage 5.5″ bore
  • Tailgate: (2) 3″ bore; 1.75″ rod; 38″ stroke
  • Slide: (2) 5″ bore; 4″ rod; 30″ stroke
  • Packer: (2) 4.5″ bore; 3.5″ rod; 24.38″ stroke

Valves

  • Shutoff: Ball
  • Packing controls: Sectional spool
  • Ejector/tailgate raise: Sectional spool

Operating pressure in PSI

  • 2,500

Maximum operating pressure

  • 2,750

Gallons per minute (GPM)

  • 35-38 GPM

Reservoir

  • 50 gal.

Packing cycle time

  • Complete: 17-19 sec
  • Reload 3 sec

Compaction rate in lb/yd

  • 900+

Chassis Requirements

Minimum GVWR

  • 33,000 lb

Minimum GAWR

  • Front Axle: 10,000
  • Rear Axle: 23,000*

*requires a 30,000 lb spring package

Usable CA

  • 148-152″

Minimum after frame

  • 40″

RLX20 “Brutal”

Model

Capacity

  • 20 yd3

Hopper capacity

  • 3.61 yd3

Body weight (body shell only)

  • 5,118 lb

Body weight (complete unit, less options)

  • 13,000 lb

Hopper inside width

  • 80″

Body Construction Specifications

Sidewalls (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Floor (single sheet, flat)

  • 3/16″ high tensile steel

Roof (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Ejection panel face

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Hopper

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Packer panel face

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Slide panel face

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel

Hopper sides

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel (lower tailgate);
    10 ga 80 ksi steel (upper tailgate)

Hydraulic System

Cylinders

  • Ejector: (1) 2-stage 5.5″ bore
  • Tailgate: (2) 3″ bore; 1.75″ rod; 38″ stroke
  • Slide: (2) 5.5″ bore; 4.5″ rod; 29″ stroke
  • Packer: (2) 4.5″ bore; 3.5″ rod; 24.38″ stroke

Valves

  • Shutoff: Ball
  • Packing controls: Sectional spool
  • Ejector/tailgate raise: Sectional spool

Operating pressure in PSI

  • 2,500

Maximum operating pressure

  • 2,750

Gallons per minute (GPM)

  • 35-38 GPM

Reservoir

  • 50 gal.

Packing cycle time

  • Complete: 24 sec
  • Reload 4 sec

Compaction rate in lb/yd

  • 1000+

Chassis Requirements

Minimum GVWR

  • 43,000 lb

Minimum GAWR

  • Front Axle: 12,000
  • Rear Axle: 30,000
  • Pusher Axle: 5,000

Usable CA

  • 148-152″

Minimum after frame

  • 40″

RLX25

Model

Capacity

  • 25 yd3

Hopper capacity

  • 3.61 yd3

Body weight (body shell only)

  • 5,885 lb

Body weight (complete unit, less options)

  • 14,000 lb

Hopper inside width

  • 80″

Body Construction Specifications

Sidewalls (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Floor (single sheet, flat)

  • 3/16″ high tensile steel

Roof (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Ejection panel face

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Hopper

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Packer panel face

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Slide panel face

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel

Hopper sides

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel (lower tailgate);
    10 ga 80 ksi steel (upper tailgate)

Hydraulic System

Cylinders

  • Ejector: (1) 3-stage 6.5″ bore
  • Tailgate: (2) 3″ bore; 1.75″ rod; 38″ stroke
  • Slide: (2) 5″ bore; 4″ rod; 30″ stroke
  • Packer: (2) 4.5″ bore;

Valves

  • Shutoff: Ball
  • Packing controls: Sectional spool
  • Ejector/tailgate raise: Sectional spool

Operating pressure in PSI

  • 2,500

Maximum operating pressure

  • 2,750

Gallons per minute (GPM)

  • 35-38 GPM

Reservoir

  • 50 gal.

Packing cycle time

  • Complete: 17-19 sec
  • Reload 3 sec

Compaction rate in lb/yd

  • 900+

Chassis Requirements

Minimum GVWR

  • 54,000 lb

Minimum GAWR

  • Front Axle: 14,000
  • Rear Axle: 40,000

Usable CT

  • 156-165″

Minimum after frame

  • 57″

RLX25 “Brutal”

Model

Capacity

  • 25 yd3

Hopper capacity

  • 3.61 yd3

Body weight (body shell only)

  • 5,885 lb

Body weight (complete unit, less options)

  • 14,000 lb

Hopper inside width

  • 80″

Body Construction Specifications

Sidewalls (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Floor (single sheet, flat)

  • 3/16″ high tensile steel

Roof (curved shell)

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Ejection panel face

  • 10 ga 80,000 PSI

Hopper

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Packer panel face

  • 1/4″ 100,000 PSI (T-1)

Slide panel face

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel

Hopper sides

  • 3/16″ T-1 steel (lower tailgate);
    10 ga 80 ksi steel (upper tailgate)

Hydraulic System

Cylinders

  • Ejector: (1) 3-stage 6.5″ bore
  • Tailgate: (2) 3″ bore; 1.75″ rod; 38″ stroke
  • Slide: (2) 5.5″ bore; 4″ rod; 29″ stroke
  • Packer: (2) 5″ bore; 3.5″ rod; 24.38″ stroke

Valves

  • Shutoff: Ball
  • Packing controls: Sectional spool
  • Ejector/tailgate raise: Sectional spool

Operating pressure in PSI

  • 2,500

Maximum operating pressure

  • 2,750

Gallons per minute (GPM)

  • 35-38 GPM

Reservoir

  • 50 gal.

Packing cycle time

  • Complete: 24 sec
  • Reload 4 sec

Compaction rate in lb/yd

  • 1000+

Chassis Requirements

Minimum GVWR

  • 60,000 lb

Minimum GAWR

  • Front Axle: 14,000
  • Rear Axle: 46,000

Usable CT

  • 156-165″

Minimum after frame

  • 57″

Standard Features

  • One piece flat floor
  • Curved shell body
  • Fast cycle time
  • Meets or exceeds ANSI standards
  • Wide open accessibility for cleaning and maintenance
  • Automatic latches and integrated tailgate props
  • The industry’s highest standard for hydraulic cleanliness
  • LED lighting, weatherproof connections and braided loom
  • Dual Amber oval rear strobes
  • Heat-treated pins and replaceable bushings throughout
  • Large access door with safety interlock
  • Emergency stop on curb side
  • Driver alert buttons on both sides
  • Sectional valves

Optional Equipment

  • Single or dual cart tippers
  • Reeving system: 15K cylinder
  • Kick bar and container latches
  • Front-mounted pump
  • Amber or clear beacon rear strobes (single or dual)
  • Amber oval flush mount strobes (front and/or rear)
  • Smart light strobe system (may be combined with amber ovals)
  • Rear vision camera
  • Work lights over hopper and tailgate sides
  • Frame mounted water cooler
  • Frame mounted tool box
  • Emergency stop on street side
  • Pressure gauge
  • Limb guard

All design, specifications, and components are subject to change at the manufacturer’s sole discretion at any time without notice. Data published herein is for information purposes only and shall not be construed to warrant suitability of the unit for any particular purpose, as performance may vary with the conditions encountered. The only warranty is our standard written warranty for this product at the time of shipment.

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RLX Series Refuse Truck