What's the difference between a Mesa Short head, and a standard head (aside from size it seems)? Does it affect the tone of the amp at all?
Are you talking about the Marks?

It just has a few of the features on the front moved to the back. No difference in tone or number of features.
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yeah, on the mark's it's the difference in placement of an EQ setting (either always on, footswitchable, or always on the rhy2 channel) and a voicing switch for the lead channel.
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