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The complexity in disassembling a lens is not necessarily only in the disassembly (however there are indeed potential pitfalls there). The biggest question you should be asking yourself is: Can you recollimate it once you've cleaned the lens and reassembled it? With a single element removal, you might be fine, but if you disassemble more than that, you might ...
Don't know Olympus construction but Canon is using plastic rings which holds lens elements and these rings are glued together (most probably ultrasonic welded). You can disassembly that by lathe with precision approach but question is how you will assemble it concentric.
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