I'm into this, as well. Apparently not done very often. I got some comments that the clips I used were ugly so I shortened them a bit. They could still stand to be stonewashed or something, but I prefer these to the deep carry clips.
Good to know the heat trick to remove loctited screws. I wonder if there is a liquid solvent that works?
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Ok, ok, so I ordered a new set of torx bits, a flame thrower, a thermite, and pre ordered a ZT 0566 today. We will see how it turns out. If I strip all the screws out and burn down my house.... well, it's all your faults!
The best liquid solvent I have found is the universal solvent.....WATER. Just heat it up in a pot on the top of the stove and place your knife right in it. Depending on the lubricant used the smells can be quite enticing! Boil for several minutes, remove, handle carefully as it is HOT, then fit your tool squarely into the head of the screw, apply downward pressure, and slowly turn the screw counter clockwise. I have done this for several knives over the past 20 years and it has been successful. With the left over water you could make the wife and kids some chowder deblade, me?.....I just pour it out.