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BadAss RECON Pop-Up Hardshell Roof Top Tent with Top Cross Bars

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Original price $3,573.90
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Current price $2,999.95
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Current price $2,999.95

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RECON Pop-Up 2 Person Hardshell Roof Top Tent by BadAss Tents with Top Cross Bars- Fits Most Vehicles

The Recon Hardshell 2 person rooftop tent is the newest model by BadAss tents. Made to fit most vehicles with crossbars or a roof rack, the Recon weighs only 135 lbs, making it one of the lightest hard top tents in the market.

Made in USA, the Recon is also backed up by a 3 year warranty, which means quality and durability are out of question.

What makes this Recon 2 person hard-shell RTT so special?

  • The RECON RTT weighs only 135 lbs being one of the lightest in the market
  • Incredibly slim, only 5" tall when closed, there's barely any wind resistance
  • Made in USA
  • Gas shock strut arms, allow a quick setup and close-down
  • Top crossbars included

On top of all the after-mentioned features, the Recon by BA Tents includes two top crossbars, which will enable you to carry gear and accessories anywhere you go on top of the tent. Space is not an issue anymore.

Comfort is out fo question. It has space for two adults, making it an ideal RTT for couples, sleeping with a friend or even a pet or child. The tent already includes a 1" thick sleeping pad, really, really comfy.

Thanks to the incredibly low profile, this roof rack tent will reduce wind resistance, noice gas mileage, and more.The Badass Tents’ RECON roof top tent is designed to look like a tactical utility case on top of your rig. This model’s popup design offers a 360-degree view with its large windows.

The Recon popup tent is designed to set up in 2 minutes or less by releasing the hidden clasps and giving a slight push to raise the tent to 40”. Enter through one of the 3 large zippered doors that sport spacious windows and stretch out on the comfortable integrated mattress.

Installation is easy as these tents come preassembled (do allow around 1.5 hours to get it on your car), and it does not need any additional rails or hardware. 

Preassembled kit includes: A fully assembled rooftop tent with Low Mount Crossbar kit ready to install on your vehicle. OEM Ladder and vehicle not included.

*Check clearance before entering home garage or parking structures. It’s not Badass to damage a vehicle, RTT or building.

***Ladder and vehicle not included.

Rugged Rooftop Tent Features:

  • Made-in-USA quality you can see, backed up by a 3-year warranty**
  • Lightweight and thin hardtop tent on the market at 5” tall and 135 lbs.
  • Tactical storage case styling using semi-gloss textured plastic outer shell 
  • Ultra-slim 4” tall Extruded Aluminum Frame supports up to 500lbs 
  • High-performance tent made of industry-leading waterproofing using 420D Nylon Oxford Fabric with 3 doors and 4 large zippered windows 
  • Durable, micro-weave black mesh window screens keep the no-see’um bugs out and provide unobstructed 360-degree views to bring the outside in, or seal up when you need privacy. 
  • Gas shock strut arms allows for quick set up and structural integrity even in windy conditions 
  • Low height adds minimal wind noise and drag. 
  • 100% recycled thermal regulating/even mattress pad offers comfort and support 
  • Patented modular design delivers higher quality at a lower price 
  • Two person sleeping capacity 


  • Weight: 152 lbs with included low mount crossbars
  • Size: 87" L x 53" W x 5" H


Long story short, it covers all the hard parts of the tent against manufacturing defect or damage, excluding any soft parts.  It doesn't cover “operator error” or my dog did it, my rig rolled over, etc.

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