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 26, 2023

Annual Meet Photos

Pictures of our Annual Carlsbad Meet are now up! Check 'em out.

Posted Nov 19, 2023

Member Email Addresses

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

Updated Nov 19, 2023

SCARS Antique Radios Forum

Need advice on repairing a vintage radio, classic stereo equipment or Ham gear? Our group can likely help. Visit now.