How to remove worn or broken rod guides
- hair dryer
- sharp knife
- masking tape
- cigarette lighter
Warm up epoxy layer to soften it.
Cut epoxy & thread wrap with sharp knife (cut away for yourself).
Peel off thread & epoxy layer.
Remove any bits of thread.
To remove tip top: Once thread & epoxy has been removed as in (Step 1), remove tip top. Heat tube of tip top.
Move back & forth tip in flame.
Using pliers pull the tip top off the rod.