My '50 GMC manual says to use the same oil as the crankcase. typically 30w.
I imagine generator bearings are pretty much the same from year to year.
'49 Chevy 3800 Panel
'52 GMC 640 Firetruck
From: Steven R. Goss <Steve@AZscholarships.org>
To: oletrucks <email@example.com>
Date: Friday, April 21, 2000 7:49 PM
Subject: [oletrucks] Generator Lub?
>Want to thank you all that responded to all of my previous posts. You
>have made this a very enjoyable learning experience. Next question. I
>just recieved my owners manual and a shop manual for my 55 series 2 235
>and am planning on doing an oil change an lub this weekend. I noticed
>that many lub locations on the truck require that I fill the oil cup
>with No. 29 engine oil.... in year 2000 terms what kind of oil do I use
>to say oil my generator...
>1955 series 2 -235
>Steven R. Goss
>Arizona Scholarship Fund
>oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
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