While searching around the web today I stumbled upon this great article by Christian Liljedahl about his adventures getting loadcells to work with the arduino. I especially like the application:
Wait a minute, I recognize that name.
Last year, a few of the Illutron folks who run this barge came out to Oakland to help us with Syzygrd. Seems we have similar hobbies. I really like the use of interactive rigging to alter lights and live music. Well done!