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...


Updated Dec 21, 2020

Mary Curry Has Died

We are greatly saddened to announce the passing of our dear friend & longtime club Treasurer, Mary Curry. Born November 17th, 1939 in Atmore, Al., Mary Susan Curry succumbed to her battle with cancer on December 5th, 2020. A board mainstay for decades, Mary's affable personality & dedication endeared her to fellow members. Our thoughts go out to everyone close to her. Mary, we’ll miss you.

Updated Dec 13, 2020

Antique Radios Forum

Our growing forum is open to anyone interested in vintage radios, TVs, phonos & hi-fi, Ham gear, test equipment, etc. Have a look.