DIY Cartridge Clips
First of all we need an old PCB with a D-Sub male connector or similar.
Most (but not all of these) have gold-plated connectors.
Break the back side of the connector and extract the clips.
Make sure the connectors are rounded for better contact with the cartridge.
The result is as follows:
In this case the clip will connect to a standard cartridge connector (1.2mm diameter pin).
Clips can be crimped or soldered to the wire, making an extraordinary electrical connection because the clip fits perfectly to the pin of the cartridge.
This article is dedicated to all members of the Vinyl Engine, as a small contribution to the world of vinyl enthusiasts, because sound quality does not have to be confronted with expensive products.