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Handaxe

Cost 6 gp Weight 3 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium) Critical x3 Type slashing
Category light Proficiency martial
Weapon Groups axes, tribal

This one-handed axe is short (roughly 1 foot long) and designed for use with one hand. Unlike throwing axes, it is not well balanced for a graceful tumbling motion, and is instead heavier at its head. Tomahawks, war hatchets, and other such names usually refer to hand axes.

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Pathfinder RPG Core Rulebook. Copyright 2009, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Author: Jason Bulmahn, based on material by Jonathan Tweet, Monte Cook, and Skip Williams.