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 July 15, 2021

Fullerton Airport Meet

SCARS will present a vintage radio swap meet on August 21st at the Fullerton Airport. More info.

Reposted July 15, 2021

Member Email Addresses

Does the club have your current email address? If not, you may miss out on important announcements. If your email address needs to be added or has changed, please notify President Jim Ryan.

Updated July 12, 2021

Antique Radios Forum

Now serving 170+ members, our public forum is open to anyone interested in vintage radios, tubes, test gear, etc. You don't have to be a SCARS member to sign up. Visit now.