Originally Posted by morandi
In play the PDR definitely feels like the stiffer of the two. I find the stiffness ratings somewhat deceptive on the APD because I feel the way the throat is designed offers some flex or the illusion of flex, at least thats the way it feels at contact.
I agree the PDR feels and plays as a more stiff racquet. But I find the APD to be comfortable as well with the caveat being I'm a little sore from trying to find the groove w/ serves.