The Leach Alpha-III

The Leach™ Alpha-III allows you to collect more refuse per cubic yard than any other truck. Its diamond-shape ejection panel combined with its curved body technology guarantee loads are evenly distributed and that available volume is fully maximized.

By avoiding refuse pre-compaction in the hopper, we ensure your truck will not require expensive floor repairs. Proven time and time again, anything you throw in this truck, from everyday refuse to big bulky items, the Alpha-III will crush it and put it in its place. Suitable for residential and commercial collection, the Leach Alpha-III offers power and versatility at the same time.

Leach Alpha-III



    Leach Alpha-III

    Alpha-III Features


    Leach™ Alpha-III



    14yd³ 16yd³ 18yd³ 20yd³ 25yd³ 29yd³ 32yd³
    Overall Length, Tailgate Closed (in.) 192 205 218 230 269 302 325
    Overall Width (in.) 102 102 102 102 102 102 102
    Overall Height Above Frame, Tailgate Closed (in.) 93 93 93 93 93 93 93
    Overall Length, Tailgate Open (in.) 230 243 255 268 307 340 363
    Overall Height Above Frame, Tailgate Open (in.) 154 154 154 154 154 154 154


    Body Trough Floor 5/16" 50W 50,000psi
    Body Sides 10ga A1011 80,000psi
    Body Roof 10ga A1011 80,000psi


    Hopper Size (yd³) 3
    Hopper Opening Width 84"
    Hopper Opening Height 62"
    Hopper Depth 16"
    Loading Sill Below Chassis Frame 5"
    Hopper Floor 3/16" 100QT 100,000psi (AR450, 175,000 psi optional)
    Hopper Sides (upper) 3/16" 50W 50,000psi (AR450, 175,000 psi optional)
    Hopper Sides (lower) 3/16" 50W 50,000psi (AR450, 175,000 psi optional)


    Ejector Panel Face Plate 3/16" 50W 50,000psi


    Compaction ratio (lbs/yd³ ) 900
    Packer Panel Face Plate 3/16" 50W 50,000psi
    Carrier Panel Face Plate 7ga 50W 50,000psi


    Pump  Gear
    Pump Capacity 42 gpm @ 1200 rpm
    Max. Operating Pressure 2,150 psi
    Oil Reservoir 50 gal


    Ejector Cylinder (14yd³ bodies) 1 stage 4-1/2" bore x 43" stroke
    Ejector Cylinder (16yd³ bodies) 2 stages 5-1/2" bore x 54-1/2" stroke
    Ejector Cylinder (18yd³ bodies) 2 stages 5-1/2" bore x 66-1/2" stroke
    Ejector Cylinder (20yd³ bodies) 2 stages 5-1/2" bore x 78-1/2" stroke
    Ejector Cylinder (25yd³ bodies) 3 stages 6-1/2" bore x 115-9/16" stroke
    Ejector Cylinder (29yd³ bodies) 4 stages 6-1/2" bore x 148" stroke
    Ejector Cylinder (32yd³ bodies) 5 stages 7-1/2" bore x 170-5/16" stroke
    Packer Cylinders 4-1/2" bore x 2-1/2" rod x 32-1/2" stroke
    Carrier Cylinders 5-1/2" bore x 2-1/2" rod x 37" stroke
    Tailgate Cylinders 4" bore x 3-1/2" rod x 32-11/16" stroke


    Note: Specifications subject to changes without notice





    CNG Ready since 2001

    With the high volatility of diesel prices, fuel choice has never been more important. At Labrie, we believe in greener, safer, smarter and more efficient waste collection vehicles. This is what we have been designing and building for the past 25 years. We deliver the highest-quality, factory–installed compressed natural gas (CNG) solutions that are fully tested at our on-site CNG station. Our manufacturing expertise in CNG is passed along to you with every vehicle. You benefit from a trusted source of expertise when it comes to converting to CNG.




    • AFFORDABLE : Substantially reduced fuel costs when compared to diesel
    • CLEAN: 23% less Greenhouse Gas Emissions compared to diesel fuel
    • FOREIGN FUEL INDEPENDENCE: 98% of fuel supplied from the U.S. and Canada
    • QUIET: 10 decibels more quiet than a diesel truck


    • Behind the cab design built to hold 4 or 5 CNG tanks, 66 or 81 DGE
    • Low height, integrated body shape, roof mounted design. 4 or 5 tanks, 60 to 75 DGE
    • Premium design having low impact on legal payload


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