It was my fault as I was also using a worn OG. Wouldn't feel kosher filing a "claim".
I've sanded the damaged area and it looks intact. hitting tonight with friend...will see then if it holds!
2x BLX 6.1 Pro Staff 95: 12 oz., 8 pts. HL, SW 325
VS Touch Black/Focus Hex 1.23 @ 58/54