In Reply to: Re: 1952 8n electrical question; 'spinning generator' posted by Kenneth T. Meyer on June 19, 2018 at 11:26:22:
Forget the NH manual, get copies of these:
Also, what JMOR said about polarizing genny was why I said it wouldn't matter. There is also a ton of useful info in our HOW-TO's forum, polarizing is included, but not your problem. Belt tension is shown to be 1/2" deflection when pressed with the thumb. As your '52 uses the later generator, mounted on the LH side, it should also have the correct mounting/tensioning bracket too.