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Crossbow, Hand

Cost 100 gp Weight 2 lbs.
Damage 1d3 (small), 1d4 (medium) Critical 19-20/x2 Type piercing
Range Increment 30 ft. (projectile)
Category ranged Proficiency exotic
Weapon Group crossbows

You can draw a hand crossbow back by hand.

Loading a hand crossbow is a move action that provokes attacks of opportunity.

You can shoot, but not load, a hand crossbow with one hand at no penalty. You can shoot a hand crossbow with each hand, but you take a penalty on attack rolls as if attacking with two light weapons.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

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