The new Superman Heritage Quartz recreates the classic features of the original Superman reference 53.00.16 model from the 1970s. With its iconic YEMA bezel-lock mechanism and with its 660 feet 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 Ronda 515 movement. The domed crystal contributes to the unique and resolutely vintage look.
316L steel unidirectional count-up bezel with a 0-60 scale black aluminium insert to track diver's bottom time
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 53.00.16 model
The 316L Steel caseback proudly displays YEMA's historic crest beautifuly embossed with a hydraulic press
The Superman Heritage 316 L stainless steel bracelet 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.
This Swiss quartz movement is composed by 3 hands and date. Thanks to its Its stepping motor and power saving mechanism, energy consumption is reduced by 70%
Diameter : 39 mm
Thickness: 11 mm
Lug: 19 mm
316L stainless steel
Screw-down crown, vintage Y YEMA logo embossed
Domed mineral crystal
2.60 mm thickness
20 BAR / 660 Feet / 200 m
RONDA 515 FE
Hours, minutes and seconds
Date at 3 o'clock
Vintage black dial
Printed 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
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.
Since the 1970's YEMA equips French Air Force pilots with high-precision indestructible timepieces
Justine & Thibault are professional diving instructors (DEJEPS) and certified divers (2 and 3 B). Together they form the Kraken diving team which was created in 2016. One of their missions is to test our diving watches in the most extreme conditions up to 100 meters underwater.
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A watch that just looks like it belongs.
Searched for a small, original dive watch with a real history of heritage, something without todays rolex prices or recognizable status. After many other watches, I found it in this gem. Now it is the only watch I wear. Yema, keep up the good work and merci beaucoup!
Not sure where this item is. Apparently held up at shipping. Dhl is not responsive.
Really fast delivery. Watch is impeccable, and 39mm turns out to be the perfect size. Very happy.
I was looking for a grab and go quartz that I wouldn't care too much about getting dings. I don't think this Yema fits the bill, but I've kind of fallen in love with it. The specs aren't all that great. The seconds hand doesn't line up against the markers. The bezel insert doesn't either. The bracelet feels hollow, and when you pick it up it just feels a bit flimsy, even at this price point. However, there's something special about this watch, and I think it's centered on the dial and the case. I hesitate to use this term, but it's just sexy. Love the gray dial, the hand set, the locking bezel mechanism, and the tapering on the bracelet. I can overlook the flaws.