Broken Rod

This is my Access Rod (11' 7wt). It's 1 day old and I fished it once... It snapped...
  1. And view of how the access rod connects
  2. The section section, male end, where it stamped off
  3. The gap when these are fully connected
  4. The female section of the 3rd section of the rod
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