David Beahrs, a long-time pipe smoker gives a valuable introduction for anyone who is smoking a pipe for their first time. In this video, David points out how to avoid the most common problems inexperienced pipe smokers complain about. He first shows an important three-piece tool called a tamper that every pipe smoker needs to properly clean and use their pipes. He then proceeds to demonstrate the correct ways to fill the pipe with tobacco and how to properly light it. Finally, to maintain the pipe, David demonstrates how to clean the pipe stem, so that the pipe's condition can be maintained for many years to come. If you want to make your smoking experience as enjoyable as possible, you can't afford to ignore David Beahr's advice.