... and you guessed the simple solution. I have kept my first one like this ... for reference. Note the use of white electrical tape to make the sides even... but not beautiful. The cable is from Amazon. I wanted it to be white and short. This is an example though of why I prefer straight plugs.
Here is the thread dedicated to the MH755 and a few others.
Muchas Gracias! I'll check out that cable extension.