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 June 14, 2022

Antique Radios Forum

Our discussion group is open to anyone interested in vintage radios, shortwave receivers, test equipment and more. You don't have to be a SCARS member to join in. Visit now.

Reposted June 14, 2022

Buy L.A. Radio Mfg. Books Online

Floyd Paul's iconic "Los Angeles Radio Manufacturing" books are available for purchase through PayPal.

Posted June 14, 2022

Member Email Addresses

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