Designed to be an indestructible diving watch, it was subsequently chosen to equip France's Air Force pilots in the 1970s. With its deliberate vintage look, this historic tool-watch is available in 39mm and 41mm with a wide selection of straps. Price increase effective May 1st, 2020
39mm on a 18cm wrist
41mm on a 18cm wrist
The new Superman Heritage recreates the classic features of the original model with its distinct black dial and round markers, Recreating the iconic Yema bezel-lock mechanism and with a 990 feet / 300 meters water resistance, the Superman is designed for underwater diving. The steel case has been redesigned in 3D as per the original model then modified to accommodate a Sellita SW200-1 Swiss movement. The domed crystal contributes to the unique and resolutely vintage look
This Swiss movement is mostly recognised for its reliability. With 26 Ruby jewels, it beats at 28,800 A/h and offers a power reserve of 38 hours.
The Superman Heritage is available with a sapphire domed crystal making it more scratch-resistant.
The 316L steel unidirectional count-up bezel with a 0-60 scale black aluminium insert ensures same vintage look as the 1970's original model
The unique Superman bezel-lock at 3 o'clock has proven very useful to professional divers and is found on all Superman models since 1963
The iconic chromed seconds hand with its head shaped like a shovel is exactly the same used in the 1970's original model
The 316L Steel caseback proudly displays YEMA's historic crest beautifuly embossed with a hydraulic press
The Superman Heritage anti-corrosion 316 L stainless steel band with secure-lock comes with a divers extension so you can adjust it easily and quickly over a diving suit
The hands and markers are treated with Swiss Super-LumiNova so as to offer perfect readability in low light conditions.
Les aiguilles et les index sont revêtus de Super-LumiNova. La Superman héritage Blue offre donc une parfaite lisibilité dans l'obscurité.
Diameter: 39 mm / 41mm
Thickness: 13 mm / 13mm
Lug: 19 mm / 20mm
316L stainless steel
316L steel unidirectional count-up bezel with a 0-60 scale black aluminium insert
Bezel with lock mechanism at 3 o'clock
Domed crystal with light magnifying lens effect for better dial readability
2.60 mm thickness
30 BAR / 990 Feet / 300 m
Self winding with ball bearings rotor
28 800 A/h
Minimum accuracy of +/- 12 seconds per day
Adjustments and checks made before and after assembly by our watchmakers
Hours, minutes, seconds, date
Date at 3 o'clock
Vintage black dial
Minute/Seconds track consisting of 60 white marks
Round hour markers
Triangular marker at 12 o'clock (luminescent zero mark)
Light-weighting fine steel with brushed effect
Diver's extension folding clasp with minted Yema vintage logo
316L stainless steel
Inspired from the 1960's tropical style rubber straps, this new design will please YEMA's vintage watch collectors but also those who are looking for the perfect strap to wear during aquatic-based or physical activities.
Made on TPU (Thermoplastic Polyurethane), this rubber-like material is extremely flexible, durable and smooth to the touch. It's the perfect sweat-wicking material, and the easiest strap type to wash.
With its thin size, diamond-shaped outer pattern, waffle pattern on the reverse side, and a YEMA branded steel buckle, this new YEMA Heritage Dive watch Strap is available in 19mm and 20mm.
YEMA's signature #TimeofHeroes dates from 1970. It reflects the history and values of the brand and what it stands for. It tells the adventures of remarkable sportsmen and explorers who have achieved the extraordinary under the most extreme conditions, with a YEMA watch on their wrists.
In the 1970's, French Air Force pilots were equipped with a Superman. In 2018, Yema partners again with the French Air Force and creates a Superman special edition for our Army pilots.
All Superman models are designed and tested with professional diver and marine activist Hugues Vitry. His first dive watch in 1982 was a YEMA Navygraf that he still uses regularly.
Each watch is delivered in a leather travel case together with a 2 year International Warranty leather card. You benefit from an After-Sales Service directly by Yema.
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