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Here is a snapshot of the transformation La Petite Belle has gone through in one week. We got the last of the color paint in this morning and will start painting the color coats next week. Within a few weeks we should be through with the hull and ready to move it to the shipyard.

October 8 – Fabrication complete and ready to start paint.

October 16 First barrier prime coat completed aka The Battleship Petite Belle

October 18 – Second coat primer finished

October 18 - Primed Hull ready for finish paint.