Cosmetic issue. It's normal for buffers to get scratched. Buffers get scratched up when you shoot a lot. If it really bugs you, you could try to smooth out the rear of the carrier, there could be a raised spot.
The biggest issue with assembling an AR isn't so much getting the parts together right - it's getting the right parts together. You'll remember the quality of a gun long after you forget how much you paid for it.
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