SCARS Southern California Antique Radio Society


Curious about collecting and restoring old radios, audio equpment, or Ham gear, but don't know where to begin? SCARS members have decades of experience and knowledge to share.


SCARS has been serving the collecting and restoration needs of our members since 1976. Explore the beauty and history of these fascinating vintage sets...join us!

Club Activities

We hold ongoing meetings and swap meets throughout Southern California. Special events are also held on a regular basis, including our Annual Vintage Radio Auction. Read more...


Posted Oct 16, 2016

Annual 2-Day Meet

This year's Carlsbad meet offers something for everyone, including dinner and a feature presentation by author/collector Mike Adams. Event details...

Posted Sept 20, 2016

Member Email Addresses

Does SCARS have your current email address? If not, you may miss important special announcements. If your member email address needs updating, please notify SCARS President Jim Ryan.

Reposted Sept 20, 2016

Club Promotion & The Ambassador Program

Interested in sharing your passion for vintage radios and electronics? Would you like to meet new people and spread the word about SCARS? Learn more...