YEMA: SUPERMAN HERITAGE
A distinguished modern dive piece, maintains its iconic status and authenticity with unique bezel locking mechanism.
From Yema, a brand of sheer excellence comes the revived, historically significant Superman Héritage. Originally released in 1963 with a proven track record the 1970’s saw the French Air Force adopt it as their chosen watch for their pilots; this modern-day beauty has been fantastically recreated using 3D modelling. Crafted in stainless steel for a cool finish the Heritage keeps its perfect proportions of 39mm by thin 14mm case with 19mm lugs that curve gently for that all important comfort fit.
High quality in every detail, 2.60mm thickness of domed crystal with light magnifying lens for better dial readability adds to admiration of this SELLITA SW200-1 CALIBER powered resolutely vintage look timepiece. Recognised for its accuracy and exacting precision this mighty movement is tested at the industry’s highest level - reliably beating at 28,800 A/h and ensures 38 hours of power reserve.
Built for the man who values aesthetically sophisticated horology, designed for dive enthusiasts - notable features include the iconic YEMA 316L steel unidirectional bezel-lock mechanism highly secure and totally unique this locking mechanism ensures the bezel won’t accidentally move under water. Whilst perfectly capturing the vintage look is a 0-60 scale black aluminium scale. Totally orientated towards underwater diving the Heritage delivers an immense 990 feet/300 meters water resistance.
Expertly machined form brushed 316 stainless steel, the easily adjustable 5-piece link bracelet looks great, plus performs fantastically thanks to its anti-corrosion properties and secure diver’s lock extension. Functional, and as formal or informal as you require the interchangeable strap function delivers individuality and thanks to the additional supplied deep- black vintage leather strap , famed for being soft and smooth against the skin it’s an eye catching, well-chosen strap that reflects class.
Serious functionality is extended to the details of the handsome glossy black dial-notably iconic sword style hour hand, triangular pointer minute hand, and indices come thickly coated in SUPER-LUMINOVA® for powerful glow in the dark performance. Equipped with an incredibly legible seconds track and Yema Shovel seconds hand, plus date window positioned at 3, it’s no surprise Yema chose double domed , scratch resistance (Mohs 9 scale - Diamond 10) sapphire crystal to protect this high-end timepiece.
Founded 1948 Yema, based in Morteau France, are characterised by pure styling, supreme functionality with luxurious finishes.