Yema Superman Heritage

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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.

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39 & 41 MM

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.

SWISS SELLITA SW200-1 MOVEMENT

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.

DOMED CRYSTAL

The Superman Heritage is available with a sapphire domed crystal making it more scratch-resistant.

VINTAGE STYLE BEZEL

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

ORIGINAL BEZEL-LOCK
MECHANISM

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

ICONIC "SHOVEL"
SECONDS HAND 

The iconic chromed seconds hand with its head shaped like a shovel is exactly the same used in the 1970's original model 

REFINED CASEBACK

The 316L Steel caseback proudly displays YEMA's historic crest beautifuly embossed with a hydraulic press

DIVER
STEEL BRACELET

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

SUPER-LUMINOVA

The hands and markers are treated with Swiss Super-LumiNova so as to offer perfect readability in low light conditions.

Super-Luminova

Les aiguilles et les index sont revêtus de Super-LumiNova. La Superman héritage Blue offre donc une parfaite lisibilité dans l'obscurité.

HOUSING

DIMENSIONS

Diameter: 39 mm / 41 mm

Thickness: 13 mm / 13 mm

Lug: 19 mm / 20 mm

CASE

316L stainless steel

bezEL

316L steel unidirectional count-up bezel with a 0-60 scale black aluminium insert

Bezel with lock mechanism at 3 o'clock

crown

Screw-down crown

CRYSTAL

Domed crystal with light magnifying lens effect for better dial readability

 Sapphire Crystal

2.60 mm thickness

WATER RESISTANCE

30 BAR / 990 Feet / 300 m

MOVEMENT

caliber

Sellita SW200-1

Self winding with ball bearings rotor

26 Rubies

28 800 A/h

MOVEMENT 

Automatic

ACCURACY

Minimum accuracy of +/- 12 seconds per day

Adjustments and checks made before and after assembly by our watchmakers

functions

Hours, minutes, seconds, date

power reserve

38 hours

DATE

Date at 3 o'clock

dial

dial

Vintage black dial

Minute/Seconds track consisting of 60 white marks

MARKERS

Round hour markers

Triangular marker at 12 o'clock (luminescent zero mark)

Super-LumiNova C3

BRACELET

FINISHING

Light-weighting fine steel with brushed effect

CLASP

Diver's extension folding clasp with minted Yema vintage logo  

material

316L stainless steel

Ø39mm

Superman Technical Drawing

Ø41mm

Superman Technical Drawing

Ø 39mm

SUPERMAN SPECSSUPERMAN SPECS

Ø 41mm

SUPERMAN SPECSSUPERMAN SPECS
SUPERMAN SPECS

WATCH BANDS

Heritage Dive Watch Band 19mm | 20mm

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.

SUPERMAN BLUE HERITAGE DIVE
SUPERMAN BLUE HERITAGE DIVE
SUPERMAN BLUE HERITAGE DIVE

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.

ARMEE DE L'AIR
ARMEE DE L'AIR

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 special edition of the Superman.

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.

HUGUES VITRY

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.

HUGUES VITRY

HUGUES VITRY

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.

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YEMA TRAVEL CASE

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2 YEARS INTERNATIONAL WARRANTY

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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THE SUPERMAN IN THE PRESS

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