SCARSSouthern 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 22, 2015

L.A. Radio Manufacturing Booklets

A SCARS exclusive, this informative and fascinating compilation is still available but supplies are limited. Give that radio collector a unique gift... order a set today.

Posted Sept 13, 2015

Deer Park Meet Photos Online

Pictures of the Deer Park swap meet, picnic, and museum tour have been posted in our Photo Galleries. Thanks go to SCARS President Jim Ryan for making this event happen.

Reposted Aug 24, 2015

Club Promotion & The Ambassador Program

Interested in sharing your interest in vintage radios and electronics? Do you want to meet new people and spread the word about SCARS? Learn more...