The seating die should not be touching the case in that location. I can't even imagine how you could MAKE it touch the case in that spot. That looks like a fairly significant gouge.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.