The cabin is painted and the masking tape has been removed. I needed to put a bit of epoxy around the cut-out of the ventilation openings, hence the new bits of blue tape. The rudder has a first coat of shiny stuff.
I am modifying the sea-hood slide by glueing a little lip to the underside of the aft face. This lip will cover the top 1″ in order to keep the rain out, so goes the theory.