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 Sept 29, 2022

Burbank Vintage Radio Swap Meet #2

Our club will present a swap meet featuring vintage radios & parts on Saturday, October 8th in Burbank, Ca. Details.

Posted Aug 14, 2022

Apply For or Renew Your SCARS Membership Online

Become a new member or renew your existing membership on our site. Use your PayPal account or a debit/credit card - a PayPal account is not required. Go to the form.

Reposted Aug 14, 2022

Antique Radios Forum

Interested in vintage radios, hi-fi gear, communications receivers or test equipment? You don't have to be a SCARS member to participate. Visit our group.