|Subcategory||One-Handed Melee Weapons|
|Price as Gold Pieces||20|
|Creation Cost||20 gp|
|Critical Hit Threat Range||18-20/x2|
|Aura||No aura (nonmagical)|
|Sources||System Reference Document on page 120|
You can use the Weapon Finesse feat to apply your Dexterity modifier instead of your Strength modifier to attack rolls with a rapier sized for you, even though it isn't a light weapon for you. You can't wield a rapier in two hands in order to apply 1-1/2 times your Strength bonus to damage.
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