County Woman Beginning to Suspect Her Husband’s Chainsaw Collection Is Just a Bunch of Chainsaws He Bought

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ALLAGASH, Maine — Anyone who has spent any time at all in the Maine woods is familiar with the sounds of a gas-powered chain saw. The constant buzz of a saw is the soundtrack to timber operations, woodlot maintenance and firewood gathering. It’s also music to the ears of Louis Pelletier Jr., and with a collection of chain saws numbering in the hundreds, he has more than enough for a full orchestral symphony. “At the last count I had around 350,” Pelletier, 70, said during a recent interview from the shop of Allagash Wood Products where he and his son, Louis Pelletier III, produce furniture from locally milled wood. There are chain saws of every shape, style and color imaginable spread among several buildings on the Pelletiers’ property. (read more at BangorDailyNews)