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Should I and if yes, how should I be protecting this linear power supply for IEC 61000-4-5 surge testing?

I will stay out of the noise filters, as they have ambiguous results unless elaborate and space consuming. As far as TVS vs MOV, TVS handles tiny 5 kA surges that exist for only microseconds at most. ...
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Should I and if yes, how should I be protecting this linear power supply for IEC 61000-4-5 surge testing?

I can't speak to the XLR shell/grounding as you haven't provided any information (schematics, mechanical diagrams) to support that, but regarding the mains section: It almost certainly passes. The ...
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