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 March 25, 2023

Norco Meet & Breakfast

On April 8th in Norco, Ca., SCARS will present a Vintage Radio Swap Meet followed by a Breakfast Buffet. Details.

Re-posted March 24, 2023

L.A. Radio Mfg. Books

Our exclusive limited edition "Los Angeles Radio Manufacturing" books by Floyd Paul are still available. Buy here.

Updated March 24, 2023

Antique Radios Forum

Need info on a set or help with repairs? Looking for others interested in vintage electronics? We now have over 250 members!Visit our group.