Equipment: Picote Cutter

Picote Cutter Systems Distributed by LMK Technologies

Picote OY Ltd., headquartered in Porvoo, Finland has selected LMK Technologies as a North American Distributor for their full line of trenchless drain rehabilitation machinery and tools.

Picote has a growing range of products including the two-part award winning Smart Cutter™ System for cast iron and concrete pipes. Utilizing a variety of hub sizes, the Smart Cutter when combined with a Picote Milling Machine can re-instate CIPP service laterals with diameters between 1 1/4″ and 8″. The Twister is Picote’s new lateral cutter for plastic pipes and is available in a comprehensive range of sizes.

View the Picote Cutter System Demonstration Video

Download the Picote General Brochure

For additional information please e-mail or call 815-433-1275.


Smart Cutter™ for cast iron and clay pipe, navigates 90° bends and diameter transitions effortlessly.

It accurately shapes openings without accidental damage to original cast iron pipe. The Smart Cutter also removes lead, nails and other inconsistencies in the pipe.

The Smart Cutter is a very economical alternative to robot technology.

Download the Smart Cutter Brochure
View the Two-Inch Cutter Product Video
View the Four-Inch Cutter Product Video
View the Six-Inch Cutter Product Video


The Twister, for plastic pipe opens a lined pipe quickly without damaging the original pipe.

Click here to learn more about the Picote Twister
Download the Lateral Cutters Brochure

Drive Units

The Picote Drive Units which are also called “Milling Machines” are the safe, preferred power source for the lateral cutter system. Durable with a light aluminum frame, the drive units are available in three convenient and easily transported sizes.

When combined with the Original grinding chain or the Cyclone grinding chain the drive units, the system provides a powerful solution for cleaning and de-rooting pipes.

Download the Drive Unit and Grinding Chain Brochure


Assembly and Use Instruction Video

Operating Instructions and Parts Information

Operating Instructions and Parts Information

Shaft Connector Use Instructions

Check List

Maxi Miller Operating Manual

Pipe Cutter Operating Manual

Smart Cutter Operating Manual

Grinding Chains Operating Manual

Reference Table for Additional Bearings

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