Originally Posted by Boricua
I bought a 2013 Apd and will string with Rpm. I am looking for a softer more cushioned feel. I would like to give Rpm a try again. I hit with alot of topspin on both topspin and backhand and have a western grip and one handed backhand, What gauge would you recommend and what tension? Also, what is the advantage of using 16 gauge over 18? All pros useRpm 16 or 17 and not the 18 why is that?
I think at the pro level 18 gauge just snaps too fast, especially with the pace and spin that the pros play with.
APD2013, APDGT, APDC, APD Original (newly acquired), BLX 95, and K90
Aeros are leaded and strung with tour bite 17 at 55lbs