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RECON Hard Shell Pop-Up Rooftop Tent

by BadAss
Original price $2,299.00 - Original price $2,399.00
Original price
$2,299.00 - $2,399.00
Current price $2,299.00
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The RECON™ Pop-Up Rooftop Tent by Badass Tents (also known as BA Tents) is a rugged and innovative rooftop tent designed for adventurers who value both functionality and aesthetics. Here are the key features and details of this impressive rooftop tent:

Clamshell Design:

  • The RECON™ rooftop tent features a clamshell design that tilts up at one end, creating a unique and military-use utility case appearance on top of your vehicle.
  • It offers an exceptional 270-degree view towards the back, allowing you to immerse yourself in your surroundings. Additionally, you can opt for the moonroof option to enjoy a full 360-degree view, providing an unparalleled outdoor experience.

Ultra-Low Profile:

  • This rooftop tent boasts an ultra-low-profile design, standing at just 5 inches tall. This makes it the lightest and thinnest rooftop tent available in the market, weighing in at only 62 lbs.
  • The low profile is designed to allow most vehicles to fit into residential garages and parking structures without the need to remove the rooftop tent, adding convenience to your daily life.

Quick Setup and Compact Design:

  • Like all Badass Tents products, the RECON™ is designed for quick and easy setup, ensuring that you can start enjoying your camping adventure in no time.
  • Its sleek and ultra-compact design minimizes wind noise, ensuring it doesn't affect your vehicle's gas mileage.

Durable Construction:

  • The RECON™ rooftop tent is built to last. It's constructed using durable ABS material with a utility finish over a high-strength extruded aluminum frame.
  • The tent is made of industry-leading waterproof 420D Nylon Oxford Fabric, ensuring it can withstand various weather conditions.

Enhanced Aesthetic:

  • Badass Tents prioritizes not only functionality but also aesthetics. The RECON™ rooftop tent offers an enhanced aesthetic that overlanders and campers appreciate, adding a stylish touch to your adventure rig.

Vehicle Integration:

  • Outstanding vehicle integration ensures that the rooftop tent fits snugly to your vehicle, improving off-road performance and aerodynamics.

Warranty and Quality:

  • Badass Tents takes pride in its Made-in-USA quality. The RECON™ rooftop tent is backed by a 3-year warranty, providing peace of mind for your outdoor adventures.
  • The tent is designed to support up to 500 lbs, making it suitable for two people with room for your furry friend.

Privacy and Ventilation:

  • The tent features three doors and three large zippered windows, offering both privacy and excellent ventilation.
  • Durable, micro-weave black mesh window screens keep insects out and provide unobstructed 360-degree views.

Gas Shock Strut Arms:

  • Gas shock strut arms enable quick setup and ensure structural integrity, even in windy conditions.

Thermal Regulating Mattress:

  • The rooftop tent includes a 100% recycled thermal-regulating/even mattress pad that offers comfort and support for a good night's sleep.

Modular Design:

  • The patented modular design of the RECON™ rooftop tent delivers higher quality at a lower price, providing excellent value for outdoor enthusiasts.

Please note that the rooftop tent does not include a ladder or vehicle. It's essential to check clearance before entering a home garage or parking structures to avoid damage to your vehicle, the rooftop tent, or buildings.

The RECON™ Pop-Up Rooftop Tent by Badass Tents is a top-of-the-line rooftop tent that combines ruggedness, convenience, and style. Whether you're an avid overlander or a camper seeking adventure, this rooftop tent is designed to enhance your outdoor experience and provide a comfortable and reliable shelter for your journeys.


Shipping Information

FREE & FAST SHIPPING SAVE Hundreds Today with Free Shipping on All Orders. We Ship to ALL 48 Lower States (We do not ship to Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Alaska)

Lead Time - 1-2 Business Days Depending on Product
 - Once You Place an Order, We immediately begin processing, the order request is sent to our warehouse and is prepared for pickup, it then usually takes around 1-2 business days to be picked up for transit.

Transit Time
 - Transit Time can vary depending on the distance between your location and the warehouse but you can expect the item to arrive between 6-7 business days after pickup.

Our Shipping Partners: FedEx, UPS, Freight Club (among others)

We partner with the most reliable freight companies in the USA to ensure your order arrives safe and in a timely manner.

Your Item will ship from warehouses all across the United States to ensure fast and efficient delivery times for our customers.

If there are any delays regarding your product shipment, we will let you know in advance. 

Order Confirmation:

As soon as you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail. (please allow a few hours for this to come through in some cases) This means that we have received your order in our system and pre-authorized your credit card for the purchase. 

As soon as we receive your order, we automatically reach out to our suppliers to confirm that it is in stock and available for immediate shipment. 

If your item is on backorder or unavailable, we will void the pre-authorization and reach out to you via e-mail. If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment (within 5 business days), we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

Order Shipment:

If your order is in stock and we process the charges to your credit card, it will ship within five business days from the date of your order.  We will send you tracking information within 24 hours of your order leaving the warehouse to the e-mail address you provided when checking out. If you do not receive tracking information from us within six business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us at

No Shipping outside the USA. (Some exceptions apply - if the website permits you to check out and enter your shipping address, you will receive your order. Some products in particular are available in Canada).

Shipping Options

Our base "Curb-side" Pickup shipping is always completely free! This option usually takes between 5-9 days to arrive at your doorstep, after you have submitted your order.

Threshold Shipping: This involves the item being brought onto your porch, or into a sheltered/garage area. 

Double-Check Your Address

To ensure that your package is properly delivered and that you receive your package within the time frames we advertise, please make sure that your address is correctly entered and includes all relevant and/or required information. The use of correct
abbreviations, street numbers, building or apartment numbers, and route information (if applicable) is critical for ensuring timely delivery. 
We do not take responsibility for lost, misplaced, or incorrectly delivered shipments if the address information provided is incorrect or incorrectly entered at the time of purchase.


Please inspect the packaging of your item(s) when they arrive, if you notice any damage, you should make note of it when signing for delivery.  If your item(s) do arrived damaged please send photos of damage, box and SKU, along with a brief description of the damage to and we will process a warranty claim on your behalf. Photos and videos must be sent for freight damage within 24 hours of arrival or the freight damage claim will not be valid. Any punctures, or visible signs of exterior damage must be reported within 24 hours.

Return Information

30-DAY NO HASSLE Refund & Returns

If there's an issue with your product, we make refunds and returns quick and easy. To contact us, email

More info on refunds and returns here

To be eligible for a return, your item must be in the same condition that you received it, unworn or unused, with tags, and in its original packaging. You’ll also need the receipt or proof of purchase. Items that are not in this condition will not be accepted.

To start a return, you can contact us at If your return is accepted, we'll send you a return shipping label, as well as instructions on how and where to send your package. Items sent back to us without first requesting a return will not be accepted.

Returns for reasons other than damaged items will require a 15-25% re-stocking fee, this depends on the size and freight cost of the item to ship back, we sell large items and shipping can be costly.

Returns/Cancellations after the item has shipped will also incur a 15-25% fee charged to you, as freight costs can be high for our products.

If your return is outside of the 30 day return period, your item will not be accepted.

You can always contact us for any return questions at

Damages and issues

Please inspect your order upon reception and contact us immediately if the item is defective, damaged or if you receive the wrong item so that we can evaluate the issue and make it right.

Items that are damaged must be communicated to us within 24 hours of receiving the item.

Please note that if items have been taken out of the packaging and/or installed, returns may be voided depending on the manufacturer.

Some of our manufacturers do not accept returns for specific items, this must be considered when purchasing.

The fastest way to ensure you get what you want is to return the item you have, and once the return is accepted, make a separate purchase for the new item.

We will notify you once we’ve received and inspected your return, and let you know if the refund was approved or not. If approved, you’ll be automatically refunded on your original payment method. Please remember it can take some time for your bank or credit card company to process and post the refund too.

Contact Information

US Customer Support Number: +1 (480)-372-9900
USA Warehouse Address: 312 W 2nd St Pmb 5086 Casper, Wyoming 82601
Company Name- LLOYD & CO (Roaming Rig)

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