DIP - to Catch up And Overtake), where 200, 300, 400, 500 - height of centers over bed. The improvement of designs of machines, the plant produced more advanced models 1А62, 1K62, 16K20, МК6056. The history of production of the lathes at the factory "Red proletarian" In 1930 Moscow machine-tool plant "Red proletarian", it was decided to develop a new lathe, standard, abbreviated TS. Later it was renamed the DIP-200 – Catch up And Overtake, the main slogan of the first five-year plan, where 200 - height of centers over bed. As the prototype was elected as the screw-cutting lathe German company VDF. In April 1932, began preparations for the release of the first batch of machines DIP-200.