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 Sept 11, 2021

Burbank Swap Meet #2

SCARS will present a second swap meet in Burbank, Ca. on October 9th, featuring antique radios, tubes, parts and more. See details.

Updated Aug 12, 2021

Antique Radios Forum

Featuring 180+ members, our public forum is open to anyone interested in vintage radios, test gear, etc. You don't have to be a SCARS member to participate. Visit now.