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 May 21, 2017

Burbank Swap Meet

SCARS will present a swap meet in Burbank Ca. on June 17, 2017, featuring antique radios and related items. Event info...

Reposted May 21, 2017

Radio Repair Classes

Our classes featuring basic vintage radio repair are being held in Orange, Ca. Available spots can fill up quickly, so reserving yours early is recommended. Dates & details...

Reposted Sept 20, 2016

Club Promotion & The Ambassador Program

Interested in sharing your passion for vintage radios and electronics? Would you like to meet new people and spread the word about SCARS? More info...