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 Nov 20, 2022

Member Email Addresses

Does SCARS have your current email address? If not, you may miss out on important announcements. If your email address needs to be added or has changed, please notify Membership Secretary Mike Simpson.

Posted Oct 13, 2022

Burbank Swap Meet Photos

Thanks to photographer Greg Hubbard, pictures of our last Burbank meet are available in our Photo Gallery. Have a look.

Reposted Aug 14, 2022

Antique Radios Forum

Interested in vintage radios, hi-fi gear, communications receivers or test equipment? You don't have to be a SCARS member to participate. Visit our group.