ThinkPad: Replacing the old barrel charger port with USB-C?

Lenovo charging port Type-C PD X220 X230

This is not something I’m considering doing right now—not only because if the part itself is reasonably priced, the shipping cost to France is not, but also I don’t need USB-C—but the fact that is mod is even possible is great.

If you want to know more, here is a video where the guy explains how he created his plug, in details (25′).