Review & Rating
41 Hayozma St.
Ashdod, Israel 77524
This Company In Brief
Hamat Sanitary Fittings & Castings Ltd., Israel's premier faucet manufacturer, wholly owned by the Merhav Group, located in Ashdod, Israel, was formerly represented in North America by Subcon Products. This relationship has ended, and Hamat has withdrawn from the North American market. Subcon has, according to the U.S. patent and Trademark Office, has surrendered the trade name "Hamat".
Elite Plumbing Supply carries some replacement parts for the faucet models it sells and may be a viable source of parts for remaindered Hamat faucets. .
After the demise of Subcon, Hamat, very responsibly, made arrangements for parts access to existing customers through TAPCO, a division of Elias Industries, Inc., and the North American source for parts for a number of faucet companies. For original Hamat replacement parts in North America, contact TAPCO at 1-800-782-0658. Unfortunately, the warranty from Subcon died with that company's bankruptcy. A lesson for the observant — a company's warranty is good only for as long as the company is still around to honor its warranty. So, in selecting a faucet it is prudent to buy from a company that can be expected to continue in business for at least the term of your warranty.
Hamat continues to manufacture faucets and faucet components for other faucet companies, including
If you have experience with Hamat faucets, good, bad or indifferent, we would like to hear about it, so please contact us or post a comment below.