Ken Pillonel vs Apple

I came across Ken’s work earlier today and found it quite interesting.
He is an engineer and recently swapped his airpods’ lightning charging port for a USB-C one after it broke and Apple told him it was not repairable. He shared the process on Github:
Before that, he did the same on his Iphone X.
More details on his website: World's First USB-C iPhone | Ken Pillonel