Use Socks or IRC Proxies to hide your IP on IRC in a nice and simple fashion
The simplest program available to use IRC Proxies with your IRC Client. Supports Socks and Connect Proxies, plus Proxy List downloading.
Extract IRC Insomnia to a directory of your choice. If your IRC Client is mIRC type the following into the Status panel depending on the Proxy type you wish to use:
/firewall -cm4 on 127.0.0.1 7300
/firewall -cm5 on 127.0.0.1 7300
/firewall -cmp on 127.0.0.1 7300